Canada's top 10

McCarthy Tetrault tops the annual list of Canada's top 10 law firms published in Canada's daily The Financial Post. Blake, Cassels & Graydon are number two and Faskin Martineau third. The biggest change in top 10 ranking was recorded by Goodman Phillips & Vineberg which went up from 10th place last year to seventh this. Pierre-Andre Themens, partner at the Montreal office, said the firm had been expanding its Asian operations in the past four years, opening an office in Beijing. It had also increased transactional and project finance work, acting as lead lawyers on three of the four largest acquisitions in Canada this year.