Lexpert Ranked Law Firm

Chair & CEO:  R. Scott Jolliffe
E-mail: scott.jolliffe@gowlings.com Tel: (416) 862-5400 Fax: (416) 863-3400

Firm Managing Partners:
Peter J. Lukasiewicz
E-mail: peter.lukasiewicz@gowlings.com Tel: (416) 862-4328 Fax: (416) 863-3428

Tina M. Woodside
E-mail: tina.woodside@gowlings.com Tel: (416) 369-4584 Fax: (416) 862-7661

Gowlings is one of Canada's largest law firms, with over 700 professionals in offices across the country and in Moscow, London and Beijing. Recognized for excellence in business law, advocacy and intellectual property law, Gowlings offers dedicated industry expertise in a number of sectors, including energy, mining, infrastructure, life sciences, government, financial services, technology and manufacturing, and in areas such as corporate finance and M&A, transfer pricing and tax, patents and trade-marks, and occupational health and safety.

As a global law firm, Gowlings counsels clients in the United States, Europe, Mexico, Latin America, China and the Pacific Rim, as well as those doing business in Canada. The firm's award-winning Moscow office advises on intellectual property law in Russia and the CIS, while the London office works with clients on energy, infrastructure and contentious intellectual property matters in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In recognition of China's global influence and Gowlings' commitment to China-Canada relations, the Gowlings International Inc. Beijing Representative Office provides on-the-ground liaison and coordination for Chinese and Canadian companies interested or engaged in international business and investment. From patent and copyright law to corporate finance and M&A advice, Gowlings' full-service platform can address all client needs.

There is a reason that Gowlings is consistently ranked among Canada's top law firms: its culture of innovation encourages its professionals to think differently about client issues and challenges them to create effective and valuable solutions.

Year after year, Gowlings' professionals and practice areas are recognized by some of the world's most respected legal publications. In addition to appearing in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Gowlings is featured in numerous international publications, including Chambers Global, Managing Intellectual Property, The Best Lawyers in Canada and Who's Who Legal, and has been named one of the best employers in Canada by Aon Hewitt.

Gowlings provides effective legal solutions. With a comprehensive and integrated service offering, the firm is uniquely qualified to help clients succeed — no matter where business takes them.

Aboriginal Law Infrastructure
Advertising, Marketing and Regulatory Affairs Insurance and Professional Liability
Banking Litigation Intellectual Property
Business Law Intellectual Property Litigation
Charities and Not-for-Profit Organizations International Trade
Civil Fraud Life Sciences
Class Actions Manufacturing, Sales and Distribution
Climate Change Medical Defence
Commercial Insurance Mining
Commercial Leasing Mortgage Recovery Services
Commercial Litigation Occupational Health and Safety
Competition Law/Antitrust Patents
Construction Law Pensions
Copyright Law Plan Nord
Corporate Finance and M&A Privacy and Information Management
Crisis Management Private Equity and Venture Capital
Defamation and Media Procurement
Defence, Security and Aerospace Product Liability
Employment and Labour Law Real Estate and Urban Development
Energy Records Management Services
Entertainment Law Restructuring and Insolvency
Environmental Law Retail Services
Executive Compensation Succession Planning and Estates
Family Law Succession Planning and Estates
Financial Regulatory Law Tax
Financial Services Tax Dispute Resolution
Franchise and Distribution Law Technology
Gaming Law Trade-marks
Global Business Integrity Transfer Pricing
Government Affairs Transportation and Logistics
Immigration Law XClaim™ – Portfolio Claims Management

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