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McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Toronto, Ontario

McCarthy Tétrault provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international clients. Built on a unique model of collaboration, the firm brings its legal talent, industry knowledge and practice experience, wherever they are needed, to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

With offices in Canada’s major commercial centres and in New York, USA and London, U.K., we deliver integrated services in business law, litigation, tax, real estate, and labour and employment law.

Our lawyers work seamlessly across practice groups and regions, representing Canadian and international clients including major public institutions, financial services organizations, mining companies, manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies and other corporations. For more than 150 years, we have worked with all levels of government to develop the laws and regulations that have shaped — and continue to shape — the Canadian economy.

Among our many accomplishments:

• In 2017, for the sixth consecutive year, McCarthy Tétrault was selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, and as of one Greater Toronto’s Top Employers.

• Also, for the fifth consecutive year in 2017, the firm was also selected as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers by Canada’s Top 100 Employers.

• The third annual Chambers Canada guide was published at the end of September 2017 and our firm’s lawyers and practice groups received more rankings overall than any other firm in Canada. In total, 126 of our lawyers were recognized 150 times across 52 areas of research.

• 17 of the firm’s areas of practice received Band 1 recognition, the highest ranking denoted by Chambers in its research. Our firm was also named Real Estate Law Firm of the Year at the Annual Chambers Canada Awards.

• 10 McCarthy Tétrault lawyers were recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” in the 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada. “Lawyer of the Year” status goes to the lawyers who received the highest overall feedback in Best Lawyers extensive annual peer-only survey. Each year, only one lawyer is chosen for each practice area in each evaluated city. This recognition is a reflection of a lawyer’s reputation as a leader among their peers in the legal industry.

• Sarit Batner, a partner in McCarthy Tétrault’s Litigation Group in Toronto and a member of the firm’s Board of Partners, was named by Benchmark Canada as one of the Top 25 Women in Litigation for the fourth consecutive year.

• Since 2007, we have been consistently ranked among the top 5 Canadian law firms by Thomson Reuters’ year-end league tables by deal volume for both announced and completed deals with any Canadian involvement.

• McCarthy Tétrault is listed as a leading law firm in 26 practice areas in the 2018 edition of The Legal 500 – Canada, and is listed as a Tier 1 firm in 11 of those categories.

• McCarthy Tétrault litigation partner and National Property Litigation Group Lead Steven Mason was named the LMG Life Sciences Canadian Patent Litigation Attorney of the Year at a gala presentation in New York on September 13, 2017.

• McCarthy Tétrault was ranked extensively in the 2017 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory with 198 of its lawyers recognized in 58 practice areas. Overall, Lexpert ranked the firm and its lawyers 560 times, its lawyers 460 times and its practice areas 100 times.

• Seven of McCarthy Tétrault’s partners were honoured with 2017 Client Choice Awards for adding real value to clients’ businesses, above and beyond other players in the market.

• McCarthy Tétrault is recognized as a leading advisor on capital markets transactions. Most recently, in the Financial Post’s Legal Post year-end 2016 Canadian corporate finance league tables, we were noted as one of Canada’s top firms to advise on seven of the 20 largest public offerings of debt securities by Canadian issuers.

• Caroline Zayid, McCarthy Tétrault’s National Litigation Practice Group Leader was named as one of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN). This recognition is reserved for Canada’s most highly-accomplished women in their respective fields, who have “shown resilience, rallied others, overturned obstacles, and paved a path for the next generation.”

• Miranda Lam, partner in our litigation group and Deandra Schubert, associate in our business law group, were selected to receive the 2017 Lexpert Rising Stars Award for Canada’s leading lawyers under 40.

• On October 5, 2017, Bernadette Dietrich was appointed a judge of the Superior Court of Justice in and for the Province of Ontario in Toronto.

• Clemens Mayr was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Corporate Directors, Québec Chapter.

• On June 27, 2017, Warren B. Milman, partner in our litigation group, was appointed as judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Vancouver.

• McCarthy Tétrault was also recognized as “Firm of the Year – White-Collar Crime/Enforcement” by Benchmark Canada in 2017. As well, partner Michael Feder was recognized as “BC Litigator of the Year”.

Contact Information

Suite 5300 TD Bank Tower
66 Wellington Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5K 1E6

Primary Contact:
Ms. Katy Honsberger
Director, Professional Resources (Ontario Region)
Suite 5300 TD Bank Tower
66 Wellington Street West
Toronto, Ontario (ON) M5K 1E6
Phone: (416) 601-8917

Secondary Contact:
Ms. Alysia Isidro
Coordinator, Student Programs
Suite 5300 TD Bank Tower
66 Wellington Street West
Toronto, Ontario (ON) M5K 1E6
Phone: (416) 601-7910