Legal Services

McCarthy Tétrault
McCarthy Tétrault is a leading law firm established in all major financial centres in Canada. With a client base across a broad range of practice groups, our firm provides a wealth of Canadian, crossborder and international legal services. McCarthy Tétrault is recognized as a top law firm by leading legal directories.
In 2014, McCarthy Tétrault won the award for Outstanding Innovation in Canada and was recognized as the second most Innovative Law Firm in North America in the Business of Law Category by Financial Times.

We believe in giving back to the communities we serve. McCarthy Tétrault is the first major Canadian law firm to become a “Partner Without Borders” of Lawyers Without Borders. We are also the first Canadian law firm to sign the Catalyst Accord, joining Catalyst in its call to action for Canadian corporations to increase the overall proportion of board seats held by women.
514-397-4100 (Montreal office)
Mary Jeanne Phelan, Partner
Fasken Martineau
Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm with more than 770 lawyers across Canada, Europe and South Africa. We provide strategic and thoughtful advice to corporate clients, government agencies, regulatory authorities, non-profit bodies and individual clients. Our lawyers are repeatedly recognized for their expertise by top legal directories including Chambers Global, Lexpert, IFLR 1000’s Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, The World's Leading Lawyers for Business, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in Canada. We operate in English and French in common law and civil law jurisdictions worldwide.
Peter E. Kirby
Fogarty Law Firm
Fogarty Law Firm is administered by Stephen J. Fogarty, Honorary Legal Advisor to the Embassy of Ireland in Canada, a member of the Québec Bar since 1986 and of the Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario) since 1991.

We offer complete professional legal services in Immigration law and Citizenship matters. Examples of our services include: Appeals to the IRB and to the Federal Court; Permits and renewals thereof (Study, Work, Visit); Permanent residency and renewals of PR Cards; Citizenship; Skilled Workers; Sponsorship; Special applications in cases of inadmissibility for medical issues or criminal history; Waivers for the USA; and others.
Stephen J. Fogarty
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
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.

Thanks to our clients, Blakes continues to receive a number of awards and top rankings in 2017. For the third time and second year running, Blakes is ranked as having the leading law firm brand in the Acritas Canadian Law Firm Index. We also remain the top-ranked Canadian firm in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business and are recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for the seventh time. In 2016, we were named Canada Law Firm of the Year in the Who’s Who Legal Awards, an honour we have held for eight consecutive years. Many of our lawyers are also recognized as leaders in their respective fields, evidenced by the fact that they are continually recommended in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Canada’s leading guide to lawyers, in almost every category of law.

Serving a diverse national and international client base, our integrated network of 11 offices worldwide provides clients with access to the Firm’s full spectrum of capabilities in virtually every area of business law. Whether an issue is local or multi-jurisdictional, practice-area specific or interdisciplinary, Blakes handles transactions of all sizes and levels of complexity.

Blakes also enthusiastically invests in the communities where we live and work — from pro bono work to supporting diversity, women's initiatives and the environment.

Since our founding in 1856, we’ve been on a constant quest to define best practices in professional services by delivering leading legal solutions to our clients worldwide.
Shannon Consedine, Associate
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a pre-eminent full-service, national law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and intellectual property solutions for our clients. With more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals working in six major Canadian cities (Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Waterloo, Calgary and Vancouver), BLG assists clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing and patent registration. For further information, visit
Montreal: 514-879-1212; Toll-free (North America): 1.855.660.6003
Robert Wilkins