Goodmans LLP is a Canadian corporate law firm. First established in Toronto in 1917 by David Bertram Goodman, Goodmans LLP now has approximately 200 lawyers.[3] The firm acts for Canada's largest corporations, financial institutions and multinationals, and was recognized two years in a row as the National Law Firm of the Year for Canada at the International Financial Law Review's Americas Awards.[4] In September 2018, Goodmans was awarded the Americas Energy Tax Deal of the Year at the 13th annual Americas Tax Awards by International Tax Review in New York City.[5]

Goodmans LLP
HeadquartersBay Adelaide Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
No. of offices1
No. of attorneys200+[1]
Major practice areasMergers and acquisitions, litigation, corporate restructuring, private equity, corporate finance and securities, mining and natural resources, banking, commercial real estate, entertainment, tax and intellectual property, among others[2]
Date founded1917
FounderDavid Bertram Goodman
Company typeLimited liability partnership

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-14. Retrieved 2013-11-15.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Goodmans LLP : Practice Listing".
  3. ^ "Goodmans". Chambers and Partners. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Awards". 2011-09-13. Retrieved 2011-11-15.
  5. ^ "Americas Tax Awards 2018". International Tax Review. Retrieved 2020-03-24.
  6. ^ Livesey, Bruce (2006-01-25). "The champs' champion". Canadian Lawyer Magazine. Retrieved 2019-05-02.

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