Gowlings named among Canada’s leaders in latest Legal 500 directory

16 January 2015

In the 2015 edition of Legal 500 Canada, Gowlings was listed among the country’s top law firms in 13 practice areas. In addition, four Gowlings professionals were featured as leading lawyers in their fields.

Gowlings was listed as a recommended law firm in the areas of Banking and Finance, Corporate M&A, Dispute Resolution: Alberta and Ontario, Energy: Power, Environment, Intellectual Property, International Trade, Labour and Employment, Public Procurement, Real Estate, Restructuring and Insolvency, and Tax.

Published annually and highly regarded as an elite legal directory, the Legal 500 series identifies leading law firms from around and the world across 106 jurisdictions. Results are based on comprehensive research that includes feedback from clients, submissions from law firms and interviews with private practice lawyers.

The following Gowlings lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2015 guide:

Energy: Power
James H. Smellie

David Estrin

International Trade
Wendy J. Wagner 

Restructuring and Insolvency
Derrick Tay