Gowling WLG is pleased to announce that Alex O'Reilly has joined the firm as an associate lawyer in its Indigenous law team in Montréal.
Alex primarily advises regional and local Indigenous governments, as well as Indigenous economic development corporations and school boards, on a vast array of legal and strategic matters, including issues pertaining to corporate and commercial law, governance, and employment and labour law.
Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Alex practised in a major international law firm as well as in a boutique firm specialized in Indigenous law.
"We are delighted to welcome Alex to our firm in Montréal. He will reinforce the versatility of our Indigenous law group. Thanks to his experience, he will be able to provide cutting-edge legal advice on all aspects of Indigenous law," says Pierre Pilote, managing partner of Gowling WLG's Montréal office.
About Gowling WLG
Gowling WLG is home to one of the largest and most respected Indigenous law practices in Canada. Our lawyers are frequently recognized as top practitioners in the field in key legal directories such as Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada and the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 guide named Gowling WLG the "Firm of the Year" for Indigenous law.
With more than 1,500 legal professionals in 18 cities across Canada, the U.K., Europe, the Middle East and Asia, Gowling WLG delivers comprehensive, strategic solutions that address a broad range of litigation matters — both in the courtroom and through negotiation and alternative dispute resolution — so that clients can achieve their desired results as quickly as possible.