Aug 10, 2016
Best Lawyers has named Osler the sole Canadian recipient of the 2017 “Law Firm of the Year” award in the practice area of Corporate Law.
We are also excited to announce that the following nine Osler partners have each been recognized by Best Lawyers as “Lawyer of the Year” in their specialty practice area:
Best Lawyers in Canada guide identifies 132 Osler practitioners as leading lawyers
In addition, 132 of our professionals [PDF] have been identified as leading lawyers in their respective specialty areas in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, with several of these lawyers earning recognition in multiple categories. Osler has a combined total of 208 rankings across 43 categories. We extend special congratulations to the 10 Osler lawyers who are newly listed this year.
Best Lawyers in America 2017 recognizes three Osler lawyers
Along with the Canadian guide listings, the following three partners from Osler’s New York office have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Best Lawyers in America: David Hardy (Tax Law), Robert Lando (Mergers and Acquisitions Law) and James Lurie (Corporate Law).
Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. Rankings are based on a peer-review survey process conducted annually by Best Lawyers.
View more information [PDF] regarding the methodology behind the Best Lawyers awards.