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 Apr 12, 2019
Firm NameTorontoOttawaMontréalVancouverCalgaryEdmontonHalifaxOther CitiesCanadian Total
1Borden Ladner Gervais LLP28288150127125772
2Gowling WLG19317783708847 Hamilton, ON; 47 Waterloo Region, ON705
3McCarthy Tétrault LLP329155906832 Québec City, QC674
4Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP171471669412962 Québec City, QC669
5Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP3158691117609
6Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP216261651263335 Québec City, QC601
7Miller Thomson LLP1709065475731 Vaughan, ON; 19 London, ON; 35 Waterloo, ON; 17 Guelph, ON; 14 Saskatoon, SK; 25 Regina, SK570
8Dentons Canada LLP1492891649480506
9Stikeman Elliott LLP204121454248451
10Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP28730521563447
11Bennett Jones LLP15434116440402
12Torys LLP24693112298
13DLA Piper (Canada) LLP74129052311 Yellowknife, NWT260
14McMillan LLP13415257016260
15Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP1923016238
16Cain Lamarre49QC: 4 Alma; 14 Drummondville; 4 Lac-Mégantic; 50 Québec City; 10 Rimouski; 9 Rivière-du-Loup; 4 Roberval; 6 Rouyn-Noranda; 40 Saguenay; 5 Saint-Félicien; 8 Sept-Îles; 13 Sherbrooke; 15 Val-d'Or; 4 Coaticook235
17Stewart McKelvey11026 Saint John, NB; 17 Moncton, NB; 16 Fredericton, NB; 37 St. John's, NL; 27 Charlottetown, PEI233
18MLT Aikins LLP13242239 Regina, SK; 42 Saskatoon, SK; 92 Winnipeg, MB 232
19Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP14189230
20Lavery, de Billy, L.L.P.14522 Québec City, QC; 26 Sherbrooke, QC; 9 Trois-Rivières, QC 202
21Cox & Palmer6431 Saint John, NB; 19 Moncton, NB; 22 Fredericton, NB; 42 St. John's NL; 17 Charlottetown PEI; 3 Summerside, PEI; 1 Alberton; PEI; 2 Montague, PEI201
22Goodmans LLP183183
23McInnes Cooper9212 Saint John, NB; 16 Moncton, NB; 15 Fredericton, NB; 37 St. John's NL; 11 Charlottwtown, PEI 183
24BCF LLP12047 Québec City, QC167
25Aird & Berlis LLP160160
26Lawson Lundell LLP110324 Kelowna, BC; 7 Yellowknife, NWT 153
27Field Law62602 Yellowknife, NWT 124
28Lerners LLP4873 London, ON 121
29Blaney McMurtry LLP119119
30Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP90816 London, ON; 8 Waterloo, ON; 3 Kingston, ON 116
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