Chambers Canada has announced its 2019 Canadian lawyer ranking, recognizing 14 MLT Aikins lawyers in five practice areas across Western Canada.

MLT Aikins continues to hold its long-standing position as a top-ranked (Band 1) firm for general business law in Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Additionally, the labour and employment group in Alberta was named a “Recognised Practitioner” for the second year in a row by the publication.

The firm’s litigation group in Saskatchewan was newly ranked for 2019 in the Litigation – General Commercial category.

This year, MLT Aikins lawyers Scott Exner and Douglas Hodson were recognized nationwide as “Notable Practitioners” in the areas of Agribusiness: Agriculture & Food Products and Transportation: Rail & Road, respectively.

The following MLT Aikins lawyers have been listed by Chambers Canada in their respective fields for 2019:

Agribusiness: Agriculture & Food Products

Nationwide – Canada

Corporate/Commercial

Manitoba

Saskatchewan

Employment & Labour

Manitoba

Saskatchewan

Litigation: General Commercial

Saskatchewan

Transportation: Rail & Road

Nationwide – Canada

About Chambers and Partners

Chambers and Partners has researched and listed the best lawyers and law firms in more than 180 jurisdictions since 1990, using a ranking system centred on qualities that include professional conduct, diligence, client service and technical legal ability.

Based in central London, a team of more than 170 full-time researchers assesses recent legal work and conducts interviews with thousands of individuals who are “active in the market” – primarily lawyers and their clients. The Chambers Canada publication “stands out for its comprehensive view of the marketplace, depth and quality of research, and commitment to reporting integrity.”