Osler is a leader in Canadian business law with a singular focus—your business. With an integrated network of offices in Toronto, Montréal, Calgary, Ottawa, Vancouver and New York, we have an undisputed reputation for solving problems, removing obstacles, and providing the answers you need, when you need them
Osler is recognized for the breadth and depth of its practice in business law and is consistently ranked as one of Canada’s top firms. Proactive, pragmatic, experienced, innovative and collaborative, our team of over 400 lawyers is driven by the specific needs of our clients. At Osler, we do everything it takes to maintain our position as one of Canada’s leading business law firms, meeting and exceeding the expectations of our clients, lawyers, students, staff and communities.
We go the extra mile to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients in every matter we handle. We invest in our long-term relationships with a focus on understanding our clients’ businesses, including their changing goals, strategies and challenges. We work hard to stay at the forefront of emerging legal issues and developments that impact our clients’ businesses—and we work even harder to keep them informed.
We ensure that we’re doing the right things to remain the firm of choice for the best and brightest law students in Canada, our industry’s future leaders who clients will seek out. We donate millions of dollars and thousands of hours to advancing legal education in Canada.
And we stick to the same high standards of recruiting, training and retaining our lawyers, as we do with our management and administrative staff, because leading lawyers need top-flight support and resources.
Our lawyers, students and staff engage fully and often in helping our communities become better places to live and work for everyone, because we think that’s an important responsibility as a leading organization.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
|Aboriginal Law||Investment Funds and Asset Management|
|Banking and Finance||Life Sciences|
|Class Actions||Marketing and Distribution|
|Competition and Foreign Investment||Mergers and Acquisitions|
|Corporate Commercial Law||Municipal Law|
|Corporate Finance and Securities||Pension Fund Investment|
|Corporate Governance||Pensions, Benefits and Executive Compensation|
|Derivatives||Privacy and Data Management|
|Emerging Companies||Private Equity|
|Employment and Labour Law||Procurement and Outsourcing|
|Environmental and Regulatory||Real Estate|
|Gaming||Risk Management and Crisis Response|
|Insolvency and Restructuring||Trusts and Estates|
|Intellectual Property||Venture Capital|
|International Trade and Investment Law|