Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory: New records achieved

April 16, 2018

In terms of recognition in the market, new records were achieved by Stikeman Elliott as revealed in the newly released 2018 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

“We are very proud of these rankings. Our peers and clients know that we are committed to the pursuit of excellence as we believe these rankings prove,” said Stikeman Elliott Chair, William Braithwaite.

The firm is ranked as a leader in 27 practice areas and reached the highest ranking, “Most Frequently Recommended”, in 16 of those practice areas:

  • Asset Equipment Finance/Leasing
  • Asset Securitization
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Class Actions
  • Competition
  • Corporate Commercial
  • Corporate Finance & Securities
  • Corporate Tax
  • Derivative Instruments
  • Energy (Oil & Gas)
  • Insolvency & Financial Restructuring
  • Litigation: Corporate Commercial
  • Litigation: Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mining
  • Project Finance

We also reached an all-time record with 147 individual lawyers recognized by their peers as leading practitioners, of which 83 are rated "Most Frequently Recommended".  We are pleased to have 16 lawyers welcomed to the directory for the first time.

The annually published directory is a prestigious guide to Canadian legal talent and identifies lawyers in over 60 practice areas.