Canada's Largest Law Firms

Select from the ten charts provided below to research the Canadian law firms with the largest number of lawyers in the country or in a particular city or region. Each of the columns in each of the charts is sortable.

  • Select the “Firm Name” column to sort firm names alphabetically or in reverse alpha order.
  • Select a city to sort the results numerically from the firm with the largest number of lawyers in a particular city to the firm with the smallest number, or vice versa.
  • Select the last column in each chart to sort by total number of lawyers either in descending or ascending order.

30 Largest Law Firms in Canada

Current as of Dec 07, 2017
Firm NameTorontoOttawaMontréalVancouverCalgaryEdmontonHalifaxOther CitiesCanadian Total
1Borden Ladner Gervais LLP26173129119121703
2Gowling WLG17717982728633 Hamilton, ON; 41 Kitchener, ON670
3Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP170401639213655 Québec City, QC656
4Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP216261651263335 Québec City, QC601
5Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP3018789115592
6McCarthy Tétrault LLP270129815425 Québec City, QC559
7Miller Thomson LLP158796239521 Markham, ON; 18 Vaughan, ON; 15 London, ON; 39 Waterloo, ON; 18 Guelph, ON; 11 Saskatoon, SK; 22 Regina, SK514
8Dentons Canada LLP1412683608684480
9Stikeman Elliott LLP197111493646438
10Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP25822501461405
11Bennett Jones LLP15021516034361
12Torys LLP2529338302
13DLA Piper (Canada) LLP69169050341 Yellowknife, NWT260
14McMillan LLP13116295917252
15MLT Aikins LLP12252045 Regina, SK; 40 Saskatoon, SK; 102 Winnipeg, MB244
16Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP13984223
17Stewart McKelvey10625 Saint John, NB; 15 Moncton, NB; 14 Fredericton, NB; 34 St. John’s, NL; 23 Charlottetown, PEI217
18Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP1702115206
19Cox & Palmer5736 Saint John, NB; 19 Moncton, NB; 24 Fredericton, NB; 40 St. John’s NL; 15 Charlottetown PEI; 6 Summerside, PEI; 1 Alberton, PEI; 2 Montague, PEI200
20Goodmans LLP193193
21McInnes Cooper9911 Saint John, NB; 17 Moncton, NB; 14 Fredericton, NB; 38 St. John’s NL; 10 Charlottwtown, PEI189
22Cain Lamarre36Québec: 4 Alma; 3 Amos; 1 Amqui; 9 Drummondville; 1 Plessisville; 37 Québec City; 9 Rimouski; 6 Rivière-du-Loup; 3 Roberval; 5 Rouyn-Noranda; 35 Chicoutimi; 2 Saint-Félicien; 3 Saint-Georges; 7 Sept-Îles; 9 Sherbrooke; 16 Val-d’Or186
23Lavery, de Billy, L.L.P.12621 Québec City, QC; 21 Sherbrooke, QC; 10 Trois-Rivières, QC178
24Aird & Berlis LLP153153
25BCF LLP10039 Québec City, QC; 2 Sept-Îles, QC141
26Lawson Lundell LLP105203 Kelowna, BC; 7 Yellowknife, NWT135
27Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP126126
28Lerners LLP5075 London, ON125
29Blaney McMurtry LLP122122
30Field Law54634 Yellowknife, NWT121
Legend: BC — British Columbia; NB — New Brunswick; NL — Newfoundland and Labrador; NS — Nova Scotia; NWT — Northwest Territories; ON — Ontario; PEI — Prince Edward Island; QC — Québec (Province of); SK — Saskatchewan; YT — Yukon Territory