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The Legal 500 Hall of Fame Icon The Legal 500 Hall of Fame highlights individuals who have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. The Hall of Fame highlights, to clients, the law firm partners who are at the pinnacle of the profession. In the United Kingdon, the criteria for entry is to have been recognised by The Legal 500 as one of the elite leading lawyers for eight years. These partners are highlighted below and throughout the editorial.
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  1. Canadian firms in London
  2. Leading individuals

Leading individuals

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    • Robert Brant - McCarthy T√©trault
    • David Glennie - Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
    • Al Gourley - FASKEN
    • Dean Koumanakos - Stikeman Elliott (London) LLP

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP's London office managing partner David Glennie is highly rated for international M&A and corporate finance deals; Glennie is particularly noted for natural resource transactions as well as domestic and international financings; other key London advisers include Jennifer Maxwell, who is experienced in M&A, financing and securities matters involving the mining, energy, financial services and technology sectors.

Practice head(s):David Glennie

Other key lawyers:Jennifer Maxwell

FASKEN's London office advises clients from the mining, energy, infrastructure and banking sectors, predominantly in relation to capital markets deals. corporate and commercial matters, M&A, project finance, and public-private partnerships. Regional managing partner of the London office Al Gourley is well known for mining transactions, including royalty, streaming and joint development matters; the other London partners to note are Abayomi Akinjide, Thomas Wexler , Jodi Katz, Vanessa McMinn and Karim Maalioun.

Practice head(s):Al Gourley

Other key lawyers:Abayomi Akinjide; Thomas Wexler; Jodi Katz; Vanessa McMinn; Karim Maalioun

McCarthy Tétrault's London office fields corporate, commercial and M&A practitioners, who regularly handle major international oil and gas, mining, power, technology and telecoms-related deals. London office managing partner Robert Brant focuses his practice on international M&A and divestitures, and international securities offerings.

Practice head(s):Robert Brant

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