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Miller Thomson recognized as “Law Firm of the Year” for expertise in Construction Law by…

Miller Thomson has been named the 2018 “Law Firm of the Year” for expertise in Construction Law. These awards recognize a single top firm for its work in a specific legal practice area (nationwide). Awards are determined based on a...

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Miller Thomson Pouliot is proud to welcome E. Paul Legault in its Corporate Commercial Law…

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Miller Thomson renames national practice group to reflect advanced social sector expertise

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Miller Thomson lawyers showcase expertise at STEP Canada Conference

Miller Thomson lawyers are participating at the 15th National STEP Canada Conference, which focuses on the latest developments in trust and estate practice, tax, trust law, trust administration, insurance and financial planning.  Rachel Blumenfeld is the conference co-chair. The conference...

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Miller Thomson Calgary tax lawyers Bill Fowlis and Bryant Frydberg offer their expertise on business…

Lawyers Bill Fowlis and Bryant Frydberg from the Calgary office helped Imperial Group, Inc. transition operational control from the parents to the children. Read the full article: Culture of ‘meritocracy’ needed for business families

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Miller Thomson blogs highlight our lawyers’ expertise.

Four Miller Thomson practice groups have launched blogs, showcasing the  firm’s expertise in education, labour and employment, insurance litigation and foreign businesses in Canada. Written by our lawyers in offices across the country and updated frequently, the blogs provide insightful,...

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Miller Thomson’s legacy planning expertise profiled in BC Business Magazine.

Sandra Enticknap, Partner in the Private Client Services group, comments on the firm’s expertise in estate and charitable gift planning. “While we’re a large national firm, we’ve made estate planning and charitable giving an important part of our practice,” says...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized for expertise in energy law by Lexpert

Congratulations to Miller Thomson and five of its lawyers who are included in Lexpert‘s November 2013 “Special Edition on Canada’s Leading Energy Lawyers”. The annual edition, which appears as an insert in the October 25th issue of The Globe and Mail Report on Business,...

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Miller Thomson attracts prominent Canadian corporate finance, securities and M&A expertise

Miller Thomson has welcomed two of Toronto’s most prominent business lawyers, Lawrence Wilder and Tom Koutoulakis, who have joined the firm as partners. Wilder and Koutoulakis join the Toronto business law group that has seen 10 new partners arrive in...

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Education lawyers author publication on internet and social media issues

Nadya Tymochenko and Gillian Tuck Kutarna, partners in our Education law industry group, have written An Educator’s Guide to Internet and Social Media Law in the Classroom, a new reference publication that reviews the legal issues and considers solutions for school boards,...

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Miller Thomson’s Vancouver office inspires collaboration

Miller Thomson’s move away from the conventional law firm environment in Vancouver is profiled in Business in Vancouver. Office Managing Partner, Mike Walker, remarks on the hybrid open concept design of the new premises that encourages collaboration, not only within the office,...

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Miller Thomson sets precedent in Alberta Court

Jeffrey N. Thom, Q.C. of the Miller Thomson office in Calgary was recently successful in obtaining an order against the Province of Alberta to fund the legal defence costs of a client facing quasi criminal charges under the Securities Act...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019

In the just released 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, 144 Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country have been recognized for their expertise in 47 areas of law. This includes 6 lawyers who were awarded “Lawyer of the Year” in...

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Miller Thomson recognized in 2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

In the recently released 2017 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, 79 Miller Thomson lawyers across 30 areas of law have been recognized for their industry-leading advisory expertise.  These latest rankings are the culmination of an extensive annual peer...

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Miller Thomson LLP Deepens Québec Presence with Strategic Expansion

Miller Thomson LLP Deepens Québec Presence with Strategic Expansion. Move strengthens corporate legal services for Québec business in domestic and international markets TORONTO, ON, January 9, 2012 – National law firm Miller Thomson LLP is expanding its Montréal office with...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized by Benchmark Canada

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce that 13 lawyers have been recognized for their litigation expertise in the 2017 edition of Benchmark Canada. This is a marked increase over the eight Miller Thomson lawyers who were recognized in last year’s...

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Lexpert recognizes 79 Miller Thomson lawyers

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce that 79 Miller Thomson lawyers across 38 areas of law are recognized as among the premier in their fields in the 2015 edition of The Canadian Lexpert® Legal Directory. Last year, 71 lawyers across...

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A record 122 Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada

Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country were today recognized in The Best Lawyers® in Canada 2016. A total of 122 lawyers across various areas of law were recognized for their industry expertise—up from 107 last year. Miller Thomson is...

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Miller Thomson lawyers named leading infrastructure lawyers by Lexpert

Five Miller Thomson lawyers been selected for inclusion in Lexpert’s 2015 edition of Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers. Published in the September issue of The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business magazine, the following Miller Thomson lawyers are recognized for their expertise:...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018

In the just released 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, 135 Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country have been recognized for their expertise in 43 areas of law. This includes 6 lawyers who were awarded “Lawyer of the Year”...

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Miller Thomson ranked one of Canada’s leading trademark firms by World Trademark Review

Miller Thomson is proud to be ranked among Canada’s leading trademark firms in the 2018 edition of World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals. With 12 offices – and close to 550 lawyers – across the...

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Roger Lepage receives prominent Quebec honour

Roger Lepage, Partner in the Regina office, has received L’Ordre des francophones d’Amérique. The award, which was created in 1978, is given annually to people and organizations that play an important role in the promotion of the French language in...

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Miller Thomson charts a uniquely Pan-Canadian course

Miller Thomson LLP is charting a uniquely pan-Canadian course at a time when consolidation and globalization are the watchwords for Canada’s legal industry. The firm competes both locally and nationally, delivering local knowledge and understanding backed by national expertise. It...

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Miller Thomson joins Lexis Practice Advisor

Nine Miller Thomson lawyers have partnered as contributors to Lexis Practice Advisor Canada, an online resource for lawyers that packages current how-to expertise in dealing with transactions, from the routine to the most complex. Recently launched by LexisNexis Canada, the...

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Lexpert recognizes six Miller Thomson lawyers as global mining leaders

Miller Thomson is pleased to share that six of its lawyers have been recognized in Lexpert’s Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining 2015/2016 edition. Published annually, the guide serves as a key resource to companies seeking to retain the top...

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Lexpert recognizes seven Miller Thomson lawyers as leading energy lawyers

Miller Thomson is pleased to share that seven of its lawyers have been recognized as leading lawyers in the 2015 Lexpert Special Edition – Energy. Published annually, the guide identifies Canada’s top energy lawyers on the basis of extensive peer...

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Jennifer Babe and Andy Chan reappointed to Ontario Business Law Advisory Council

Jennifer Babe and Andy Chan have been reappointed by the Ontario Minister of Government and Consumer Services as members of the Business Law Advisory Council. Comprised of professionals with demonstrated expertise in commercial and corporate law, the council advises the Minister...

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Prominent First Nations Negotiator Joins Miller Thomson’s Growing Saskatchewan Presence

TORONTO, March 16, 2012 – Canadian business leaders must adopt a policy of respect, transparency and consensus in order to engage in meaningful consultation with First Nations communities across Canada, according to W. Thomas Molloy, one of Canada’s most prominent...

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Miller Thomson continues strategic growth

Miller Thomson recognizes that the complexities of today’s business landscape increasingly call for legal solutions that span multiple disciplines and jurisdictions. With a continued focus on building our national platform, we are pleased to welcome the following lawyers who have...

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Sarah Hansen, Troy McEachren and Kristina Shaw named 2018 Zenith Award winners

Miller Thomson Partners Sarah Hansen, Troy McEachren and Kristina Shaw are recipients of the 2018 Lexpert Zenith Awards celebrating Mid-Career Excellence. The Zenith Awards recognize lawyers across the country who excel in their area of law and in social responsibility....

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Miller Thomson welcomes 25 lawyers across the country

Miller Thomson welcomed 25 talented and experienced lawyers in five of its offices across the country in the first quarter of this year. Nine lawyers in Montreal, seven in Toronto, four in Calgary, three in Markham and two in Vancouver...

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Jennifer Babe and Andy Chan appointed to Ontario Business Law Advisory Council

The Government of Ontario has established a new Business Law Advisory Council that will make recommendations to reform laws that are both responsive to changing business priorities and supportive of a prosperous economy. Appointees Jennifer Babe and Andy Chan become...

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Miller Thomson joins Global Legal Blockchain Consortium

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce its membership with the prestigious Global Legal Blockchain Consortium (GLBC), whose mission “is to organize and align the stakeholders in the global legal industry with respect to the use of blockchain technology in order...

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Lexpert recognizes 69 Miller Thomson lawyers

 Update: Mary Anne Bueschkens and Sheila Crummey have also been recognized in the 2014 edition of The Canadian Lexpert® Legal Directory in the areas of Estate & Personal Tax Planning and Charities & Not-for-Profit. They joined Miller Thomson LLP...

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Thought leadership in agribusiness: The Food Web blog

The Food Web, authored by Miller Thomson’s Agribusiness and Food Group lawyers, focuses on legal issues and challenges in Canada’s agriculture and food production industries. Timely, insightful, and national in focus, postings highlight the group’s expertise in finance and lending,...

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James Klotz receives the OBA Award of Excellence in International Law.

James Klotz of Miller Thomson Toronto, a partner in the Business Law Group, will receive the OBA Award of Excellence in International Law on June 27 at an event at The Estates of Sunnybrook. Since being called to the Ontario...

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Thought leadership in litigation

MT Litigation Blog focuses on the big cases and issues affecting the litigation landscape. Authored by the firm’s lawyers across the country, the blog’s postings are timely and insightful, highlighting the group’s wide-ranging expertise in litigation, insurance and commercial disputes...

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Michelle MacGillivray named 2017 Lexpert Rising Star

We are proud to announce Michelle MacGillivray is one of Lexpert’s 2017 Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40. This prestigious honour celebrates the rising stars of Canada’s legal community. Finalists are selected on the basis of their legal accomplishments, business acumen, leadership, and community involvement. In...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in 2013 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory

Miller Thomson is thrilled to announce that 43 of the firm’s lawyers from across Canada were recently recognized in 25 categories in the 2013 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. These rankings, based on extensive annual peer-review surveys, identify leading lawyers in Canada across...

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Miller Thomson recognized in 2018 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

In the recently released 2018 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, 90 Miller Thomson lawyers across 35 areas of law have been recognized for their industry-leading advisory expertise.  These rankings are the culmination of an extensive annual peer review process...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in Who’s Who Legal

We are pleased to announce that seven Miller Thomson lawyers have been recognized in the latest edition of Who’s Who Legal’s The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers 2013. This annual compendium features the very best legal practitioners in 143 countries...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized as Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada by Lexpert

Four Miller Thomson lawyers are featured in the 2016 Lexpert US/Canada Cross-Border Guide – Corporate, which profiles Lexpert-ranked lawyers who focus on cross-border Corporate Law and Transactions. The following lawyers are recognized for their expertise: Jennifer Babe, Toronto Todd Bissett, Kitchener-Waterloo Karima...

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Thought leadership in labour and employment

Miller Thomson’s Canadian Labour & Employment Law Blog focuses on the hot topics and cases affecting labour and employment law in Canada. Insightful, timely and authored by the firm’s lawyers across the country, the postings highlight the group’s expertise in public and...

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Miller Thomson receives top ranking by Chambers for international private wealth management

Miller Thomson is ranked as a Band 1 (highest ranking) law firm in Canada in the 2016 Chambers High Net Worth Guide. The guide ranks the leading lawyers and law firms for the international private wealth market in key jurisdictions around the world. ...

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Miller Thomson receives top honours in 2017 Chambers Canada guide

Thirteen Miller Thomson lawyers and four practice groups are named in the 2017 edition of Chambers Canada.  The guide ranks lawyers and law firms in over 40 specialist practice areas across Canada, based on client feedback, peer interviews and an assessment of...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017

126 Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country and in numerous areas of law have been recognized for their expertise in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada. This result is up from 122 lawyers ranked last year....

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Miller Thomson’s construction law team is growing

We are pleased to welcome Lampros Stougiannos and Karine Carrier who are joining our Construction and Infrastructure Group at our Montréal office, as partner and associate respectively. Lampros has significant expertise in the negotiation and drafting of construction and infrastructure...

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Miller Thomson recognized in Chambers Global 2017

Miller Thomson’s national Labour & Employment group has been named in the 2017 edition of Chambers Global, a ranking of the world’s leading lawyers and law firms. Chambers & Partners conducts extensive annual research of legal markets to identify the leading firms...

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Miller Thomson lawyers across the country recognized in top legal rankings.

Miller Thomson lawyers across the country recognized in top legal rankings from three industry outlets:  Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating, the 2012 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and Best Lawyers in Canada. Martindale-Hubbell This year, 24 Miller Thomson lawyers earned or maintained their...

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Lexpert recognizes 80 Miller Thomson lawyers

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce 80 lawyers across ten of our offices are recognized in the 2016 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as leading practitioners in their field. Published annually since 1997, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory...

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Miller Thomson partners on first federally-funded social impact bond

On October 28, 2016, Canada’s Minister of Health, the Honourable Jane Philpott MP, along with Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (“HSFC”) and MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, announced Canada’s first ever federally-funded social impact bond (“SIB”). A SIB is...

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Rosanne Rocchi named leading woman in business law by Expert Guides

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce that Rosanne Rocchi has been recognized in Expert Guides: Women in Business Law 2013 for her expertise in Trusts and Estates. Rosanne has extensive experience with all areas of wealth transfers and management including business...

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Miller Thomson recognized in 2019 Benchmark Litigation Canada guide

We are pleased to announce that 17 Miller Thomson lawyers are listed among the country’s leading litigators in the 2019 edition of Benchmark Litigation Canada, including William Kenny, Q.C. who was named one of the Top 50 Trial Lawyers in...

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Miller Thomson is pleased to announce that Sheldon Silver, Q.C., has joined the firm as…

Sheldon’s practice focuses on all aspects of taxation law, advising clients on domestic and international income tax issues. His experience in tax matters, with an emphasis on tax litigation and dispute resolution, includes extensive dealings at all levels with the...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized by Who’s Who Legal Canada 2013

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce that 10 of its lawyers have been recognized in Who’s Who Legal Special Report Canada 2013 in six of the publication’s researched practice areas. The firm’s ranked lawyers with comments by reviewers are: Construction Scott J....

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Miller Thomson ranked in 2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

Miller Thomson has close to 100 lawyers recognized for their industry-leading advisory experience across 35 areas of law in the newly released 2019 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. Published annually since 1997, the directory is the most comprehensive guide to...

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Wendy Baker, Q.C. and Heather MacMillan-Brown, Q.C. appointed to Superior Court bench in BC and…

Miller Thomson proudly congratulates Madam Justice Wendy Baker, Q.C. and Madam Justice Heather MacMillan-Brown, Q.C. on their recent appointments to the Superior Court bench in British Columbia and Saskatchewan, respectively. Wendy Baker, Q.C. is appointed a judge of the Supreme Court...

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Miller Thomson lawyers make major contribution in global tax publication

In the recently released Thomson Reuters publication “Tax on Transactions Multi-jurisdictional Guide,” six Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country provided their expertise in authoring the Q&A chapter “Tax on corporate transactions in Canada.” Contributors are William Fowlis, Ilan Braude,...

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Susan Manwaring named to federal panel examining political activities of charities

Susan Manwaring, lead of the national Social Impact group, has been named to the consultation panel that will make recommendations to Minister of National Revenue Diane Lebouthillier in order to clarify the rules governing the involvement of registered charities in political activities. The panel,...

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Miller Thomson is proud to announce Gerald Courage’s re-election to Chair of the Firm

Extended three-year term an endorsement of firm’s strategic market direction TORONTO, ON, January 26, 2011 – The partners of Miller Thomson LLP have acclaimed Gerald Courage as Chair of the national law firm for a second, three-year term. The extended...

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Miller Thomson ranked among Canada’s leading trademark firms in WTR 1000 2017

Miller Thomson is pleased to be ranked among Canada’s leading trademark firms in the 2017 edition of The World Trademark Review (WTR) annual guide, WTR 1000. In its review, WTR praises Miller Thomson’s coast-to-coast coverage via a network of 11 Canadian offices and...

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Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020

In the just released 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, 133 Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country have been recognized for their expertise in 47 areas of law. This includes 7 lawyers who were awarded “Lawyer of the Year” in...

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