Chairman: E. Peter Auvinen
Number of Managing Partners: 12
Number of partners: 337
Number of lawyers: 566
Languages: Legal professionals are fluent in more than 20 languages including Cantonese, English, French, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish.
Miller Thomson is one of Canada’s leading national business law firms, offering a complete range of legal services. With more than 550 lawyers based in 12 offices across the country, the firm has a broader geographic reach than any other Canadian law firm.
Miller Thomson’s offices across Canada include locations in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina, London, Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Toronto, Vaughan, Markham and Montreal. They uniquely position the firm to provide ‘on the ground’ insight and knowledge of the country’s key economic hubs, and under both the common law and civil law systems.
Private Client Services:
21 partners; 22 fee earners based in12 offices across Canada.
The firm’s private client services (PCS) practice, one of the largest and most prominent in Canada, specialises in the day-to-day and long-term planning needs of many of Canada’s most successful private family enterprises and individuals. The firm provide clients with a complete range of services with respect to estate planning, personal and related corporate tax, business succession planning, trusts, estate administration, trust and estate litigation and incapacity and elder law.
The PCS group distinguishes itself through its cornerstone publication, Miller Thomson on Estate Planning (‘MTEP’) — a preeminent Canadian publication on estate planning. Published by Thomson Reuters, MTEP is a two-volume, 20 chapter publication, covering a broad range of tax and estate planning topics in Canada as well as United States crossborder estate planning. MTEP is regularly updated and marks a truly collaborative effort by PCS lawyers across Canada.
Contact: Wendi Crowe, Leader, Private Client Services
Tel: +1 780 429 9764
Email: [email protected]