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Welcome to Clyde & Co in Canada

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Our offices in Canada are based in Calgary, Montréal, Toronto and Vancouver. We currently offer great opportunities for summer students and articling students in all offices. While each office has certain areas of expertise, all of them deal with clients with an international presence. Clyde & Co is full of exciting opportunities to take on new challenges and realise your potential.


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Practice Areas

Details of the practice areas in each of our office locations in Canada.

The lawyers in our Montréal office represent national and international clients, particularly property, casualty and special risks insurers. Moreover, we represent major corporations, organizations and professional orders. Over the years, we have built an expertise that allows us to go beyond the role of a traditional service provider by anticipating the needs of our clients and contributing to their professional development.

Our practice areas include:

  • insurance and reinsurance law
  • civil and commercial litigation
  • class actions
  • subrogation claims
  • insurance policy wording
  • alternative dispute resolution
  • disciplinary law and professional liability
  • construction law
  • D&O claims
  • product liability
  • municipal and government liability
  • risk management
  • cyber risks
  • monitoring
  • regulatory compliance

The Practice at the Toronto office of Clyde & Co consists primarily of dispute resolution and insurance coverage advice. We are specialists in civil and commercial litigation as well as insurance defence, and coverage disputes.

Our practice includes:

  • civil and commercial litigation
  • insurance and reinsurance coverage advice
  • professional liability litigation
  • construction and projects litigation
  • international and domestic arbitration
  • cyber coverage and incident response claims
  • class actions
  • subrogration litigation
  • product liability litigation
  • municipal and government liability litigation
  • insurance policy wording
  • regulatory advice

Our Vancouver lawyers provide advice to a range of professionals, with a focus on insurance. The team works with both domestic and London market insurers. In addition, the firm’s business law group advises businesses from sole proprietors to multinational corporations on a range of business challenges and issues.

Our practice areas include:

  • construction
  • professional indemnity
  • commercial litigation and arbitration
  • general liability
  • property
  • casualty

Our office in Calgary is a key part of Clyde & Co’s global practice, providing a strong regional focus for both local and international clients across a range of complex and contentious matters. Our lawyers focus on all aspects of insurance defences and coverage matters, including commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation.

We have extensive experience handling claims involving commercial general liability, class actions, construction, directors & officers, energy, errors & omissions, healthcare, occupiers’ liability, professional liability, personal lines, product liability and property.

Through our representation of self-insured entities, domestic insurers, and international insurers, we have experience representing clients at every level across Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Saskatchewan.

Our programs

We know that choosing the firm where you will complete your summer placement and articles is a fundamental step in your future legal career. So it is for this reason that we select our students with great care, ensuring that our candidates fit our firm’s culture.

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Articling Program

During your articles, you will gain first-hand experience in dispute resolution and you will have the opportunity to collaborate with lawyers from our different offices across the globe on litigation cases.

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Summer Program

Our summer program is designed to provide you with an enriching experience, immersing you in busy Canada offices with exposure to our varied practices.

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Global Virtual Experience Programmes

At Clyde & Co, we recognise the challenges that students and graduates can face when trying to access a career in the legal profession. It is our aim to provide an opportunity to understand what a career in law would look like by providing a practical insight into the day-to-day life of a commercial lawyer.

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Who are we looking for?

Our summer and articling students are at the heart of our firm’s development. We are looking for candidates who are autonomous, committed and resourceful and who are not afraid to dedicate themselves to large-scale litigation and coverage matters. At Clyde & Co, we pride ourselves on the fact that our students contribute to our success from their first week at the firm.

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Meet us and get in touch

If you're ambitious, adventurous and committed to embarking on a career in law, we'd love to meet you.

We run a few events throughout the year that you may be able to attend or we encourage you to reach out directly if you have any questions.

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