Gowlings earns 40 rankings in Chambers Global 2015

12 March 2015

Gowlings professionals earned 40 rankings across 18 areas of law in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global, one of the world's foremost guides to legal talent. In addition, Gowlings is recognized as a top-tier firm in 12 practice areas.

Chambers' guides have been a trusted reference for in-house counsel and executives seeking to identify the world's top lawyers and firms for over 20 years. Rankings in Chambers Global are the result of extensive peer and client interviews in which a range of key qualities are assessed, including technical legal ability, client service, professional conduct, commitment and diligence.

In Canada, Chambers recognized Gowlings as a leading firm in the areas of Aboriginal Law, Dispute Resolution: Ontario, Employment & Labour, Energy: Power, Environment, Intellectual Property, International Trade/WTO, Public Procurement, Real Estate, Restructuring/Insolvency and Tax.

In Russia, Chambers identified Gowlings' Moscow office - which specializes in intellectual property law - as a top firm in the Intellectual Property category. Five Moscow professionals were also identified as leading IP practitioners.

Gowlings' London office earned acclaim for its capital markets expertise in Chambers UK 2015, a separate annual guide covering leading firms and lawyers across the United Kingdom.

The following 39 Gowlings professionals are included in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global:

Aboriginal Law
Brian A. Crane, QC
Maxime Faille

Mark Nicholson

Kerry R. Powell

Dispute Resolution: Alberta
David C. Bishop

Dispute Resolution: British Columbia
Shayne P. Strukoff

Dispute Resolution: Ontario
Robert L. Armstrong
John E. Callaghan
Steven I. Sofer

Energy: Mining (Foreign expert)
France Tenaille

Energy: Power (Regulatory)
David J. McFadden, QC
Ian A. Mondrow
James H. Smellie

Harry Dahme
David Estrin
Mark L. Madras

Intellectual Property (Canada)
Robert A. MacDonald

Intellectual Property: Litigation
Anthony G. Creber
Christopher C. Van Barr

Intellectual Property (Russia)
Alexander Christophoroff
Marina I. Drel
Anastassia Sinitsyna
Julianna Tabastajewa
Vladislav Ugryumov

International Trade/WTO
Richard G. Dearden
Wendy J. Wagner

Projects: Mining (Leading Canadian Firms)
France Tenaille

Projects: PPP & Infrastructure
Darryl J. Brown

Public Procurement
Phuong T.V. Ngo

Real Estate
Frances K. Macklin
Mark A. McHughan
Laurent Roy
Laurie J. Sanderson

Colin D. Brousson
David F.W. Cohen
Alex MacFarlane
John I. McLean
Clifton P. Prophet
Jennifer Stam
Derrick Tay