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Gowling WLG

Work +1 613 233 1781
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Birmingham, Brussels, Calgary, Dubai, Guangzhou, Hamilton and 11 more

Gowling WLG is an international law firm created by the combination of Gowlings, a leading Canadian law firm, and Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co (WLG), a leading UK-based international law firm.

With more than 1,400 legal professionals in 18 cities across Canada, the UK, Continental Europe, the Middle East and Asia, we provide clients with top-tier legal advice at home and abroad in a range of areas – from complex cross-border transactions and intellectual property matters to high-stakes litigation and disputes.

Our clients have access to in-depth expertise and experience in key global sectors, including advanced manufacturing, energy, financial services, infrastructure, life sciences, natural resources, real estate and tech. We pair this industry-specific knowledge with renowned service area expertise to meet each client's unique needs.

We collaborate across countries, offices, service areas and sectors to help our clients succeed – no matter how challenging the circumstances. Above all, our culture is based on our belief in the power of relationships to deliver tangible business results.

Main areas of practice include: energy; financial institutions and services; life sciences; projects and infrastructure; real estate; tech; corporate, M&A and capital markets; intellectual property; and litigation and dispute resolution.

Additional sectors and services include: automotive; aviation, aerospace and defence; advertising and product regulatory; banking and finance; charities and not-for-profits; competition and antitrust; construction and engineering; employment, labour and equalities; entertainment law; environmental law; food and beverage; gaming; government affairs; indigenous law; insurance and professional liability; manufacturing; natural resources; pensions; privacy and data protection; private equity; procurement; restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency; retail and franchising; Supreme Court of Canada services; tax; and white-collar defence and investigations.

  • Number of Partners: 420
  • Number of other fee-earners: 233 (practising professionals, excluding clerks/paralegals)
  • Total staff: 1,863 (including the above)

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