Toronto (Canada) – As part of our ongoing efforts to demonstrate the Firm’s commitment towards continuous improvement and transparency of our security controls and practices; Fasken has successfully obtained ISO/IEC 27001:2013 re-certification. The scope of our certification has been expanded to now include all of our Canadian office and data center locations, along with our London, UK office.
“The Firm is diligent towards protecting and safeguarding our clients’ best interests,” said Marc Ducharme, Chief Administrative Officer. “This continued certification supports the assurance our clients seek towards the protection of their valuable information while in the custody and care of our Firm.”
ISO27001 re-certification is the result of the Firm successfully passing an independent third-party audit of our ISMS.
In order to achieve and retain certification, Fasken must show it has a systemic and ongoing approach to managing information security risks that may affect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Firm and client information.
Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value. For additional information, please visit the Firm’s website at fasken.com.
ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 164 national standards bodies. Through its members, it brings together experts to share knowledge and develop voluntary, consensus-based, market relevant International Standards that support innovation and provide solutions to global challenges.