March 7, 2017


Will connect clients to top tier legal talent around the world

March 7, 2017, Ottawa – ConductLaw today announced it has joined Nextlaw Global Referral Network, enabling it to connect its clients to high quality lawyers around the world. Nextlaw Global Referral Network is the largest legal referral network in the world, with more than 300 member firms, 18,600 lawyers covering 160 countries.

JP McAvoy, Managing Partner of ConductLaw said, “By joining Nextlaw Global Referral Network, we can now provide our clients with the best of all worlds by continuing to serve them where we currently have offices, while also being able to direct them to top tier lawyers in other jurisdictions where they need legal counsel and business advice.  We can build on our trusted relationships with our clients by putting the full resources of the global, legal powerhouse at their disposal.”

Jeff Modisett, Nextlaw Global Referral Network CEO said, “We’re proud to have ConductLaw as part of our network. We’re only as good as the quality of our member firms and ConductLaw makes us stronger and better able to meet the needs of our other members’ clients in ConductLaw’s Leading Markets.”

Nextlaw Global Referral Network was created by Dentons, the largest law firm in the world. The network employs a detailed screening system to guarantee the quality of its member firms and has developed proprietary technology to allow members to identify lawyers at other member firms with the appropriate experience where clients need legal counsel.

About ConductLaw

ConductLaw is among a new breed of law firms that, in addition to traditional legal advice, can help entrepreneurs and businesses succeed by leveling the playing field for legal services and leveraging technology to make leading legal advice accessible and customizable to the needs of the entrepreneur, business owner, manager, and their families.  ConductLaw lawyers work with clients on a wide range of matters from establishing business structures, financing operations, re-organizations, shareholder and security agreements and estate planning matters. The law firm acts regularly for clients buying and selling real estate and business assets throughout Ontario and represents a diverse range of corporations in Canada and beyond.

About Dentons

Dentons is the world’s first polycentric global law firm. A top 20 firm on the Acritas 2015 Global Elite Brand Index, the Firm is committed to challenging the status quo in delivering consistent and uncompromising quality and value in new and inventive ways. Driven to provide clients a competitive edge, and connected to the communities where its clients want to do business, Dentons knows that understanding local cultures is crucial to successfully completing a deal, resolving a dispute or solving a business challenge. Now the world’s largest law firm, Dentons’ global team builds agile, tailored solutions to meet the local, national and global needs of private and public clients of any size in more than 125 locations serving 50-plus countries.