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.
In Ontario, Blakes has two offices. The Toronto office provides legal expertise in virtually every area of business law. We have the scope and flexibility to meet the demands of the most sophisticated Canadian and international clients and the resources to provide dedicated teams to each and every client. The Ottawa office acts as an interface between clients and the various federal agencies located in the nation’s capital with a focus on administrative and regulatory litigation before tribunals and courts in Ottawa.
Blakes continues to be recognized as a leading law firm in 2018. Thanks to our clients, in 2018, Blakes was named the leading law firm brand for the fourth time and third year running in Acritas’ Canadian Law Firm Brand Index. We were also awarded Canada Law Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal for the 10th consecutive year and received the highest number of ranked lawyers of any Canadian law firm for the second year in a row in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. In addition, our lawyers continue to be recognized as leaders in their fields in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Canada's leading guide to lawyers.
Blakes was also named as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2018 by Mediacorp Canada Inc., an honour we have received eight times since 2008
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
199 Bay Street
Suite 4000, Commerce Court West
Toronto, Ontario M5L 1A9