lists: Biggest law firms in Vancouver in 2013

Biggest law firms in Vancouver in 2013

Ranked by number of Vancouver lawyers
Rank '13Law firmManaging partner(s)Branch officesYear foundedAdditional staff '13/'12Partners/
Assoc. counsel/
Associates
No. Vancouver lawyers '13/'12
1Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
www.fasken.com
International business law, litigation for every sector in business, industry and governmentCalgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Paris, Johannesburg, London, England1889214/
201
NP
NP
NP
144/
140
2Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
www.blg.com
Business law, commercial litigation and intellectual propertyVancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Waterloo, Ottawa, Montreal1911229/
NP
73
7
56
129/
136
3Davis LLP
www.davis.ca
Project finance, infrastructure and public private partnerships; corporate/commercial and mergers & acquisitions; mining; civil litigation; and employment and labourToronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton, Whitehorse, Yellowknife, Tokyo1892171/
NP
103
38
246
111/
110
4Lawson Lundell LLP
www.lawsonlundell.com
Mining, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities, energy/public utility and regulatory, litigation/dispute resolutionCalgary, Yellowknife1910135/
135
53
6
41
100/
100
5Farris, Vaughan Wills & Murphy LLP
www.farris.com
Corporate commercial, litigation, labour/employment, tax, wealth managementKelowna, Victoria1903138/
130
49
4
43
96/
88
6Bull Housser & Tupper LLP
www.bht.com
Infrastructure/P3, natural resources, real estate, transportation/maritime, aboriginal lawNone1890150/
150
52
6
33
91/
100
7Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
www.blakes.com
Corporate/commercial law, corporate finance/securities, environmental law, financial services, litigation, real estate, taxCalgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, New York, Chicago, London (England), Bahrain, Beijing and associated offices in Al-Khobar and Shanghai1989105/
108
42
4
45
91/
88
8McCarthy Tetrault LLP
www.mccarthy.ca
Business law, litigation, real property and planning, tax, labour and employmentCalgary, Toronto, Montreal, Quebec City, London, England1960142/
144
46
1
32
86/
96
9McMillan LLP1
www.mcmillan.ca
Capital markets and M&A, litigation, commercial real estate transactions, restructuring, financial servicesCalgary, Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and Hong Kong1904142/
154
51
6
28
85/
92
10Clark Wilson LLP
www.cwilson.com
Commercial real estate, securities, corporate/commercial, tech and IP, business litigationNone1911141/
143
40
2
33
75/
78
11Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
www.ahbl.ca
Litigation/dispute resolution, business law services, insurance law, real estate, construction and engineering lawWe do not have offices in other cities. However, we offer legal services throughout BC and, through our strategic legal alliance memberships, in various other national and international jurisdictions. 1973115/
115
36
10
28
75/
75
12Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
www.gowlings.com
Intellectual property, commercial real estate, commercial litigation, securities/corporate finance, restructuring and insolvencyCalgary, Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, Waterloo, Montreal, Moscow, London (U.K.), Beijing1903104/
110
34
3
30
67/
69
13Dentons Canada LLP2
www.dentons.com
Energy/mining, entertainment, insolvency, real estate, P3/infrastructure/constructionDentons has 79 offices in 52 countries.2013397/
95
28
3
33
66/
65
14Miller Thomson LLP
www.millerthomson.com
Full-service business lawToronto, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina, London, Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Markham, and Montréal195784/
83
43
5
17
65/
59
15Harper Grey LLP
www.harpergrey.com
Medical negligence defence, professional regulation, insurance defence, commercial litigation, environmental disputesNone190799/
99
27
4
27
58/
57
16Boughton Law Corporation
www.boughtonlaw.com
Corporate/commercial, real estate, securities, insolvency, restructuring and aboriginal lawNP194967/
67
22
17
16
55/
55
17Heenan Blaikie LLP
www.heenanblaikie.com
NPMontreal, Toronto, Quebec City, Calgary, Sherbrooke, Ottawa, Trois-Rivieres, Victoria, Paris1991NP/
NP
21
1
24
46/
45
18Richards Buell Sutton LLP
www.rbs.ca
Advanced education and research, business, commercial real estate, securities, litigation None187174/
68
19
6
17
42/
40
19Owen Bird Law Corp
www.owenbird.com
Administrative, business/corporate, family, financial services, insurance, real estate, wills/estatesNone196953/
49
27
5
9
41/
37
19Stikeman Elliott LLP
www.stikeman.com
Corporate finance, M&A, P3, real estate, business litigationCalgary, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, New York, Sydney, London (U.K.)198865/
65
16
5
20
41/
37
21Singleton Urquhart LLP
www.singleton.com
Business law, construction law, workplace law, insurance law, professional liability, commercial property lawNone198254/
62
12
5
23
40/
40
22Harris & Company LLP
www.harrisco.com
Labour law, employment law, education law, administrative law, business immigration law, pension and benefits lawAffiliated with the law firm of Hicks Morley in Ontario199234/
38
23
5
11
39/
41
23Lindsay Kenney LLP
www.lklaw.ca
Business law, banking and secured lending, family law, personal injury, litigationLangley1980NP/
NP
10
6
19
35/
59
24Guild Yule LLP
www.guildyule.com
NPNone1926NP/
NP
NP
NP
NP
33/
32
25Thorsteinssons LLP
www.thor.ca
Corporate, personal and international tax planning, tax representation, commodity taxVancouver, Toronto196442/
42
21
0
12
33/
29



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