Paul, Weiss is an acknowledged leader among U.S. law firms representing Canadian public and private companies and their underwriters. With almost 50 years of history in Canada and an office in Toronto, our vibrant Canada practice is the largest among U.S. law firms and reflects our long-standing commitment to our clients in their Canadian–U.S. cross-border matters.
Paul, Weiss has been recognized with six 2014 Canadian Dealmakers Awards, in more categories than any other law firm, Canadian or U.S., including the Foreign Outbound Award for our involvement in Encana Corp.'s acquisition of Athlon Energy Inc.; the Foreign Inbound Award for Burger King Inc.'s acquisition of Tim Hortons Inc.; the IPO of the Year Award for Encana Corp.'s spinoff of PrairieSky Royalty Ltd.; the Media & Telecommunication Industry Award for Shaw Communications Inc.'s acquisition of ViaWest Inc.; the Mining Industry Award for Yamana Gold Inc. and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd.'s acquisition of Osisko Mining Corp.; and the Utilities Industry Award for Fortis Inc.'s acquisition of UNS Energy Corp. The Canadian Dealmakers Awards honor companies and C-suite leaders for transactions that have significantly impacted their industries through innovation and growth, establishment of best practices, enhancement of customer needs and products, and/or creation of value.March 6, 2015