The Blakes Korea group is comprised of lawyers knowledgeable about Korean businesses, skilled in representing Korean clients and fluent in Korean. We represent Korean clients in connection with a wide range of transactions, including joint ventures, strategic alliances, outbound investments, acquisitions and business expansion in Canada. As one of very few full-service, national Canadian law firms, Blakes has the experience and resources to provide fully integrated legal services to corporate clients across Canada.
Clients retain Blakes because we possess unparalleled expertise in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, banking, competition, antitrust and foreign investment, commodity tax and customs, taxation, and real estate matters. They also know that they can rely on our recognized expertise and leading practices devoted to energy, natural resources and mining, oil and gas, environmental, financial services, infrastructure, manufacturing, and technology.
Canadian clients considering doing business in Korea also seek our advice. Working closely with contacts at top Korean law firms, we assist our Canadian and international clients with their Korean business relationships and investments.
Both foreign and domestic clients benefit from our lawyers’ strategic business advice and guidance through Canada’s legislative and regulatory framework, including foreign investment regulations and disclosure requirements. Ranked the number one law firm for global and Canadian M&A deals by deal value and deal count and as the number one Canadian firm in South Korea announced M&A deals by deal value and deal count, we are the firm of choice for Korean clients seeking representation and advice on their outbound investments and cross-border M&A transactions. With offices in Canada’s financial centres and key business centres worldwide, Blakes is poised to assist international and domestic clients considering cross-border opportunities.