Torys Celebrates Fifth Anniversary In NYC

Friday, April 1, 2005 - 01:00

Torys, a Toronto-based law firm, has celebrated the fifth anniversary of its United States office at 737 Park Avenue, New York City.Tory's New York office has become well-known for the quality and creativity of its representation and for its proactive, hands-on partnership with a tradition of cooperation across practices.

During the past five years, attorneys in the Corporate Group have completed merger and acquisition transactions aggregating over $20 billion.For the past three years, Torys has ranked among the top 25 law firms in U.S. mergers and acquisitions.Members of the Corporate Group specialize in Private Equity, Capital Markets and Commercial Lending.

The firm's International Tax Group has expertise in managing the most complicated deals and structuring challenges facing multinationals.The Tax Group works closely with the corporate practice, analyzing the tax implications of every deal handled by the firm.

Torys' real estate attorneys are strong project managers and dealmakers, excelling in completing intricate real estate deals, representing owners, developers and lenders.Torys also has strong environmental law capabilities, and the ability to utilize these strengths across practice areas.

Torys' IP Group counsels and protects some of the most valuable brand names in the world.Other members of the firm are skilled in bankruptcy, refinancings, asset-based financing and a host of other solutions for the distressed market.Torys' litigators work with clients throughout the international business community to resolve commercial, IP, employment, insolvence and other business issues.

The firm's Labor and Employment Group represents both U.S. and foreign employers on all aspects of U.S. workplace-related legal issues, with a focus on the prevention and defense of lawsuits related to discrimination and harassment.