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.
The Firm’s Montréal office assists a local base of clients in Quebec as well as clients across Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia in managing their business interests in Quebec. The scope of the Firm’s practice in Montréal is predominantly corporate/commercial law with emphasis on banking, financial services, securities, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, real estate, infrastructure (public-private partnerships), energy, project finance, taxation, intellectual property and information technology. Blakes in Montréal is well known for its ranked litigation practice. The Firm’s litigation practice services many large U.S.-based or international companies that have to deal with complex business litigation, whether it’s a class action, a product liability case, or construction or infrastructure litigation.
Blakes continues to be recognized as a leading law firm in 2016. Thanks to our clients, Blakes was ranked as having the leading law firm brand in Acritas’ Canadian Law Firm Index 2016. This is the second time we have received this recognition.
Blakes was also named Canada Law Firm of the Year for the eighth consecutive year in the Who’s Who Legal Awards 2016 and the top-ranked Canadian firm in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2016. In 2015, we were named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for the fifth time and selected as one of the most innovative law firms in the BTI Brand Elite.
In addition, and according to Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters, Blakes is the No. 1 Canadian law firm in both Canadian and global M&A deals by deal value and deal count for this period, 2006-2015.
As one of Canada’s top business law firms, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) provides exceptional legal services to leading businesses in Canada and around the world. We focus on building long-term relationships with clients. We do this by staying true to our guiding principles and providing unparalleled client service and the highest standard of legal advice, always informed by the business context.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
1 Place Ville Marie
Montréal, Québec H3B 4N8