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Fasken selected among Montreal's Top Employers

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Montréal (Canada)Fasken has been selected among the best employers in Montréal in the 2018 edition of the Montréal's Top Employers competition. This special designation is awarded to employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

“I am pleased that the Firm has been ranked among the best employers in the Greater Montréal area. At Fasken, we listen to our employees and strive to provide them with a stimulating work environment where they can develop and thrive" says Eric Bédard, Fasken's Managing Partner for the Québec Region. We are especially proud that the programs we have implemented for our staff were highlighted in this recognition", Mr. Bédard adds.

In this competition, employers are evaluated using eight stringent selection criteria that are the same as those used in awarding the title of Canada's Top 100 Employers. The criteria considered are the following: physical workplace; work atmosphere and social; health, financial and family benefits; employee communications; performance management; training and skills development; and community involvement.

The main criteria that garnered the attention of the Selection Committee were our continuing professional development programs, our health and welfare initiatives and our commitment to create and maintain diversity within the Firm.

About Montréal’s Top Employers

First published in 2006, Montréal's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. Employers are compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offer the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and ten offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all we do.

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Fasken has been selected among the best employers in Montréal in the 2018 edition of the Montréal's Top Employers competition.