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 06, 2018
Firm NameTorontoOttawaMontréalVancouverCalgaryEdmontonHalifaxOther CitiesCanadian Total
1Borden Ladner Gervais LLP26079135122117713
2Gowling WLG19017378708926 Hamilton, ON; 42 Waterloo Region, ON668
3Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP160461408612256 Québec City, QC610
4Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP216261651263335 Québec City, QC601
5Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP3048790113594
6McCarthy Tétrault LLP315142785533 Québec City, QC623
7Miller Thomson LLP1648963405425 Vaughan, ON; 19 London, ON; 38 Waterloo, ON; 18 Guelph, ON; 14 Saskatoon, SK; 23 Regina, SK547
8Dentons Canada LLP1452788629881501
9Stikeman Elliott LLP203111424146443
10Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP27528501462429
11Bennett Jones LLP14423316037376
12Torys LLP23493112286
13DLA Piper (Canada) LLP74129052311 Yellowknife, NWT260
14McMillan LLP13415257016260
15MLT Aikins LLP14242242 Regina, SK; 39 Saskatoon, SK; 100 Winnipeg, MB241
16Stewart McKelvey11026 Saint John, NB; 17 Moncton, NB; 16 Fredericton, NB; 37 St. John's, NL; 27 Charlottetown, PEI233
17Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP14087227
18Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP1822714223
19Lavery, de Billy, L.L.P.141QC: 23 Québec City; 29 Sherbrooke; 10 Trois-Rivières203
20Cox & Palmer6034 Saint John, NB; 21 Moncton, NB; 24 Fredericton, NB; 37 St. John's NL; 16 Charlottetown, PEI; 4 Summerside, PEI; 1 Alberton, PEI; 3 Montague, PEI200
21Cain Lamarre37QC: 4 Alma; 1 Amos; 11 Drummondville; 1 Lac-Mégantic; 1 Plessisville; 37 Québec City; 10 Rimouski; 7 Rivière-du-Loup; 3 Roberval; 5 Rouyn-Noranda; 1 Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu; 36 Saguenay; 2 Saint-Félicien; 3 Saint-Georges; 1 Saint-Raymond; 7 Sept-Îles; 9 Sherbrooke; 15 Val-d'Or191
22Goodmans LLP188188
23McInnes Cooper9212 Saint John, NB; 16 Moncton, NB; 15 Fredericton, NB; 37 St. John's NL; 11 Charlottetown, PEI183
24Aird & Berlis LLP160160
25BCF LLP10947 Québec City, QC; 2 Sept-Îles, QC158
26Lawson Lundell LLP107264 Kelowna, BC; 7 Yellowknife, NWT144
27Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP126126
28Blaney McMurtry LLP123123
29Lerners LLP4973 London, ON122
30Field Law55593 Yellowknife, NWT117
31Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP92815 London, ON; 8 Waterloo, ON; 3 Kingston, ON117
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