McMillan LLP

We Are Great At

McMillan is a modern, forward-looking business law firm serving public, private and not-for-profit clients across key industries in Canada, the United States and internationally. McMillan believes that innovation and technology are key differentiating factors in the legal services industry.

Type of Professional Service:

Business Law

Company Size:

1 - 10

Service Reach:

Canada and Hong Kong

Who We Are

McMillan anticipates clients’ needs, advances their priorities and wherever possible exceeds expectations. Our teams follow industry developments and participate in associations and events, enabling us to deliver practical legal advice. In a service business where knowledge and experience are crucial, we’ve been proactive in implementing systems to foster the sharing of knowledge to meet any client need. We have offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Hong Kong.

What We Do

Recognized leadership: McMillan lawyers are recognized as leaders in Canadian and international professional directories.

National and international networks: McMillan has the capability to assist clients anywhere in the world. We have a long history of acting for foreign companies looking to set up in the Canadian market.

Practical cost-effective legal solutions: We listen carefully to our clients to develop legal teams best suited to meet their needs and circumstances.

  • Business Formation, Corporate Governance, Cross-Border Taxation, Insurance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions and Negotiated Transactions, Private Equity
  • Cross-Border Taxation, Tax Litigation and Advocacy
  • Intellectual Property Litigation, Industrial Designs, Licensing, Patents
  • Privacy, Social Media, Technology, Trademarks
  • Corporate Finance, Secured Lending and Syndicated Finance
  • Government Procurement, Public-Private Partnerships
  • Regulatory Compliance, Secured Lending and Syndicated Finance
  • Acquisitions and Divestitures and Foreign Investment Review

Why Hire Us

Our experience demonstrates that knowing a client’s business and objectives and using a team approach, allows us to deliver excellent cost-effective results. We are proud of our firm and its history of service to clients, community and the legal profession. We are committed to our well-defined firm values of respect, teamwork, commitment, client service and professional excellence that steer the firm to sustained quality and excellence while fostering a positive work environment.


Peter Giddens

Partner, Intellectual Property
(416) 307-4042

Kaleigh Zimmerman

Lawyer, Intellectual Property
(416) 865-7896

Contact Us

Brookfield Place, 181 Bay Street, Suite 4400, Toronto, ON M5J 2T3

(416) 865-7000

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