7/10/2017


TORONTO (July 10, 2017) – Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes), one of Canada’s leading business law firms, is pleased to announce that we are in the top 10 firms worldwide for global M&A, according to H1 rankings from Bloomberg and Mergermarket.

Blakes is also ranked as the number-one Canadian law firm in global M&A announced — by deal value and count — according to half-year rankings from Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and Mergermarket. All three also ranked Blakes as best in Canada for M&A by deal count.

A selection of our number-one rankings is below:

Bloomberg

  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Announced by deal value
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Announced by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada Announced by deal count
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal value
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal value

Mergermarket

  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Announced by deal value
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Announced by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada Announced by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada in Global Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal value
  • No. 1 in Canada in Global Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal value
  • No. 1 in Canada Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal count

Thomson Reuters

  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Announced by deal value
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Announced by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada Announced by deal count
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal value
  • No. 1 Canadian firm in Global Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal count
  • No. 1 in Canada Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal value
  • No. 1 in Canada Mid-Market Announced – Values up to US$500-Million by deal count

 

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