Founded in 1952, Stikeman Elliott has become one of Canada’s leading business law firms, advising domestic and international clients on all aspects of business law. Areas of specialisation include M&A, securities, tax, banking, insurance, derivatives, asset securitisation, insolvency/restructuring real estate, mining, competition & foreign investment, technology, outsourcing and intellectual property. Chambers Global, IFLR1000 and Lexpert/American Lawyer Media guides identify the firm as one of Canada’s top-tier corporate, M&A and securities practices and it is frequently ranked among Canada’s leaders in domestic and cross-border M&A and corporate finance league tables. The firm is also prominent in business litigation, including securities and insolvency proceedings, banking and insurance-related matters and domestic and cross-border class action defence, among others. Reputational surveys and transactional league tables consistently identify Stikeman Elliott as a market leader in each of its principal areas of practice.
The firm was named as one of Canada's 50 Best Employers from 2010 to 2015 and as one of the Top 100 Employers from 2009 to 2012. It was further recognized in 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers and in 2010 as among the Best Employers for New Canadians. The firm was also named as a Green 30 organization from 2010 to 2014, a distinction presented to businesses who display a commitment to environmental sustainability in their operations, and was honoured as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers from 2013 to 2015.
Stikeman Elliott maintains offices in Montréal, Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary and Vancouver, as well as London, New York and Sydney.
For more information about Stikeman Elliott, please visit our website at www.stikeman.com.