More lawyers than ever recognized in the 2020 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory for Stikeman Elliott

April 30, 2020
We are proud to have been recognized in the 2020 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a leading law firm. A total of 163 Stikeman Elliott lawyers are listed as leading practitioners for their expertise in multiple practice areas of which 51 achieved the highest ranking "Most Frequently Recommended". We are also pleased to have 21 of our lawyers appearing for the first time in the directory. The firm is ranked as a leader in 70 practice areas across Canadian cities and reached “Most Frequently Recommended” in 29 of those practice areas by city:
  • 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
  • Project Development
In this year’s edition of the directory, partners Sophie Lamonde and Warren Silversmith, M&A practitioners with extensive private equity experience, authored an article entitled Private Equity Investment in Canada which focuses on the regulatory and tax issues that most typically arise when investments are being considered, notably foreign investment and competition regulation and tax structuring issues.

Selection in this directory is determined by peer-review across Canada. The annually published directory is a prestigious guide to Canadian legal talent and identifies lawyers in over 60 practice areas.

We pride ourselves on the high calibre of services we offer to both national and international clients from around the world. We are driven by our clients’ needs in our pursuit of quality, creativity and efficiency. We provide our clients with business focused strategic advice, workable solutions and look forward to continuing as a partner in our clients’ success.