MCMILLAN AND LANG MICHENER COMBINE TO CREATE A NEW BUSINESS LAW FIRM WITH AN INTERNATIONAL REACH
As of January 1, 2011 McMillan LLP and Lang Michener LLP have combined to form a new leading business law firm specializing in the needs of the marketplace with top legal talent and client-focused service. The new McMillan provides a broader mix of services and specialties to clients from more offices across Canada and in the critical growth markets of Asia and Latin America. The Hong Kong office continues to provide advice to Chinese companies on accessing the North American capital markets and builds on its long history of advising China inbound and outbound transactions and dual listings on the TSX, TSX-V and HKSE Main Board.
McMillan and Lang Michener have chosen to continue under the single name: McMillan. The new firm ranks among the leading Canadian law firms based on size and reach. The combined firm has close to 400 lawyers with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, and Hong Kong. The firm offers a comprehensive list of product offerings creating numerous opportunities for cross-collaboration and expansion. The firm is poised to bolster its presence across a number of key industry sectors including: mining, forest products, oil and gas, financial services, transportation, technology and communications, manufacturing, automotive and more.