Davies Earns Top Marks in 2019 Lexpert/ALM 500

Davies leads the 30 largest law firms in Canada with the highest percentage of lawyers ranked, and the highest percentage of lawyer rankings, in the 2019 Lexpert/ALM Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

The 2019 guide has also placed Davies in the centre of the bull’s eye for Corporate Transactions in Toronto and for Tax in Montréal. Twenty-eight of our partners are recognized as leading lawyers across 14 practice areas, with a firm total of 46 rankings.

The directory profiles top-ranked lawyers across Canada in approximately 35 practice areas, identified via an extensive peer review process. Davies’ inclusion in the rankings is a reflection of our unmatched strength across disciplines and steadfast commitment to our clients’ success.


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