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Vancouver, British Columbia

We are an innovative and forward-thinking business and litigation law firm, founded in Canada in 1863. Our team of over 800 lawyers provide expertise in every sector, including complex and high-profile matters across more than 130 practices and industry specialties. With regional representation in 10 offices in Canada, the United Kingdom, South Africa and China, we provide a global reach across four continents.

Founded in the mid-19th century, Fasken merged leading firms in 2000 to form what is now one of the largest firms in Canada with an international reach. We have created a firm that is nimble, entrepreneurial and responsive to the global pressures facing our clients. Our Leadership Team and Partnership Board members drive our firm’s shared goal of providing exceptional legal services that exceed client expectations.

We work collaboratively with purpose to positively impact our business, our workplace culture and our communities.

Our lawyers consistently receive accolades worldwide and earn hundreds of rankings each year from prestigious business and legal publications such as Chambers & Partners, International Financial Law Review, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, Canadian Legal Expert Directory, Legal 500 and others. While we take pride in each of these acknowledgements, we take our greatest satisfaction from our clients who continue to entrust us with their most pressing matters.

Long recognized as having one of the finest student programs in the country, our custom approach to creating each student's experience ensures they will benefit from a summer experience tailored to their specific interests and career goals. Please read more about our student programs on the following pages and/or review our website at

Contact Information

2900 - 550 Burrard Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0A3

Primary Contact:
Ms. Alison Cowan
Senior Director, Professional Development
2900 - 550 Burrard Street
Vancouver, British Columbia (BC) V6C 0A3
Phone: 604-631-4784
[email protected]

Secondary Contact:
Ms. Amber Walker
Professional Development Advisor
2900 - 550 Burrard Street
Vancouver, British Columbia (BC) V6C 0A3
Phone: 604-631-4886
[email protected]