Toronto (Canada) – Fasken received significant accolades at the Who’s Who Legal 2022 Awards. For the fourteenth time, Fasken has been recognized as the world’s top Global Mining Law Firm of the Year. This is the Firm’s eighth consecutive win, receiving this award more times than any other law firm in the world.
Fasken has earned an unparalleled reputation in the mining industry, providing clients with full-service legal guidance for more than 150 years. Maneuvering the dynamics and cycles of the mining industry, Fasken advises on complex mining projects throughout the globe.
As a leader in Mining law, the Firm is known for competence in common and civil law, and cross-border matters, and is a uniquely qualified advisor in the industry. The Global Mining Group is skilled and experienced in all the various legal services required by mining clients, from exploration through development to operation and closure.
This achievement, coupled with being named Corporate Law Firm of the Year for 2022 by Chambers Canada, further exemplifies the power of our Global Mining Group, specifically in the corporate sector.
Our Mining and Corporate teams have acted on a number of significant deals together, including:
- Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. and Agnico Eagle Mines Limited complete merger of equals
- Neo Lithium Corp. acquired by Zijin Mining Group Co., Ltd.
- Golden Star Resources Ltd. closes US$470 million plan of arrangement with Chifeng Jilong Gold Mining Co., Ltd., Chijin International (Hong Kong) Limited and its assignee Kefei Investment (BVI) Limited
About Who’s Who Legal
Who’s Who Legal is a strategic research partner of the American Bar Association’s Section of International Law. The Who’s Who Legal 2022 award winners are selected based upon a comprehensive, independent survey of both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only firms and practitioners who have met independent international research criteria are considered.
Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 800 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical and innovative legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value. For additional information, please visit our website at fasken.com.