Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (“Blakes”) is one of Canada’s leading business law firms. Its integrated office network, with lawyers in offices across Canada and in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and China, gives clients access to the full spectrum of capabilities found throughout the firm.
Canada has some of the world’s most advanced energy markets and is rich in natural resources. Our energy team is one of the leading practices in the country with global and in-depth industry knowledge.
The strength of the Alberta economy has also enabled the Calgary office to develop a broad
business law practice. We act on some of the largest and most complex transactions in Canada and internationally requiring expert legal advice, sensitivity to clients’ business objectives and a cooperative team approach. With over 120 lawyers in Calgary, we have the depth, experience and resources to provide timely strategic legal services for all types of business transactions and disputes.
Blakes continues to be recognized as a leading law firm in 2014. For the first half of the year, according to Bloomberg, Blakes ranked as the leading Canadian firm in both domestic and global announced merger and acquisition deals based on deal count.
Blakes is also recognized as ”Canada Law Firm of the Year” for 2014 by Who’s Who Legal and has received this honor for six consecutive years.
Furthermore, in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2014, Blakes has more Band 1 rankings than any other Canadian firm. Our lawyers are also continually recommended in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Canada’s leading guide to lawyers, in almost every category of law.