Toronto (Canada) – Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, announces today that it has been awarded Global Mining Law Firm of the Year for 2016 by Who’s Who Legal. This is the eighth time that Fasken Martineau has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal as the leading law firm for mining worldwide. Fasken Martineau has received this award more than any other law firm in the world.
“We are extremely proud to once again be named Global Mining Law Firm of the Year. This win showcases the comprehensive range of legal services the Global Mining Group provides our clients globally and we are pleased to share this award with them,” said partner John Turner, Practice Group Leader for Fasken Martineau’s Global Mining Group.
Providing full-service mining and business law expertise with over 150 years of experience, Fasken Martineau’s Global Mining Group has earned an unparalleled reputation in the industry, manoeuvering the dynamics and cycles of international mining, structuring transactions to promote cross-border efficiencies, reducing clients’ exposure to commercial, regulatory and political risk and facilitating financings.
Fasken Martineau’s Global Mining Group is the go-to practice for complex mining matters involving multiple legal disciplines and jurisdictions. With extensive experience and resources available in Canada, Africa, Europe and Latin America, they competently oversee the international dimensions that characterize many mining industry transactions.
Who’s Who Legal is a strategic research partner of the American Bar Association’s Section of International Law. Who’s Who Legal’s 2016 award winners are selected based upon a comprehensive, independent survey with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only firms and practitioners who have met independent international research criteria are considered.
About Fasken Martineau
Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm. With more than 700 lawyers, the firm has offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London and Johannesburg. For additional information, please visit the firm’s website at www.fasken.com.