Fillmore Riley LLP’s reputation as one of Manitoba’s leading business and litigation law firms is merited. With internationally recognized lawyers in mergers and acquisitions, litigation, tax and estate planning, banking and financial services, real estate, and insurance, Fillmore Riley is retained by local and multinational businesses for complex business transactions.
Manitoba’s diverse economy has afforded the team the opportunity to develop industry expertise in agribusiness, life sciences, tourism, film, construction, sports and entertainment, manufacturing, and financial institutions including credit unions. Fillmore Riley acted as legal counsel in transactions that have had a lasting impact on Manitoba, including one of the largest private deals in Manitoba’s history.
Fillmore Riley has the largest litigation team in the Prairies and is known for its insurance practice. The firm acts for all of the major commercial insurers in the region as well as international insurers. Public sector insurers, including school boards and municipalities, rely on Fillmore Riley’s insurance team to handle complex disputes.
Fillmore Riley has a leading appellate practice, having appeared before all levels of court and tribunals regionally and nationally, including the Tax Court of Canada, the Manitoba and Ontario Securities Commissions, the Manitoba Public Utilities Board, the Federal Courts, and the Supreme Court of Canada.