Hicks Morley Recognized by Chambers Global 2012

Hicks Morley Recognized by Chambers Global 2012

Hicks Morley is pleased to announce it has been named in the Chambers Global 2012: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business as a leading specialist practice for Employment & Labour and Pensions & Benefits in Canada. Sources of this publication comment that Hicks Morley is “a very prominent labour boutique – they have a great list of clientele and do very good work.

Chambers Report on Hicks Morley

Employment, Labour & Pensions: Canada

THE FIRM Historically acclaimed for its labour and employment franchise, Hicks Morley is regarded as a leading specialist practice in Ontario. The firm is also increasingly recognised for its strength in pension administration. Its broad offering covers cross-border advice to US clients, including review of global incentive plans and compliance with Canadian law. The firm also maintains a strong relationship with Vancouver-based Harris & Company.

Sources say: “A very prominent labour boutique – they have a great list of clientele and do very good work.”

KEY INDIVIDUALS Managing partner Stephen Shamie has a superior reputation in the field. “He’s fantastic,” sources agree. He focuses on the negotiation of collective agreements, and represented the Canadian Football League in its negotiations with the Canadian Football League Players’ Association.