Our International Trade Law Group consists of partners and associates drawn from all of our Canadian and international offices. Stikeman Elliott's position as Canada's most internationally oriented law firm translates into an ability to provide our clients with timely advice on all aspects of international trade law.
Lawyers in the International Trade Law Group have considerable expertise in Canadian federal laws governing international trade, including customs, trade remedies, export and import controls, dispute resolution and international trade agreements, as well as extensive experience in government relations and legislative affairs. They act for governments, industry associations and major corporations in respect of international agreements such as the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and those under the aegis of the World Trade Organization (WTO). International Trade Group members serve as editors and contributors to numerous legal and business journals.
The International Trade Law Group is able to draw upon the particular strengths of each of its members in responding to the needs of our clients. This ensures that our clients receive legal services that are tailored to their specific needs in a timely and cost-effective manner, regardless of the complexity of the issues. Some of the services provided by the group include:
- Customs Law and Commodity Tax
- Trade Remedies
- Export and Import Controls
- Government Procurement
- WTO Agreements
- Environment and Trade
- Intellectual Property/Information Technologies and Trade
- Competition and Trade
- Government Relations and Legislative Affairs