Chasing tech work, Canada’s law firms embrace innovation

Chad Bayne

November 2014

Julie Triedman, The American Lawyer

Canada is in the midst of a tech resurgence; in 2013 Canadian emerging companies raised US$1.8 billion in venture capital and that number is on the rise again this year. A new generation of tech start-ups is flowering across Canada – and keeping lawyers busy.

In “Chasing tech work, Canada’s law firms embrace innovation,” The American Lawyer examines legal’s role in the newly energized innovation economy, recognizing Canadian firms – and “driven and entrepreneurial partners” – for their roles in “advising, facilitating and cheering on Canada’s resurgent tech industry.”

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