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Established 90 years ago, Guild Yule LLP has built a reputation as one of Canada’s leading litigation firms for its rigorous approach to legal analysis, its skilled advocacy, and its strong sense of integrity and pragmatism. Our firm is dedicated to providing sound advice and delivering consistently proven results to our clients. Our work has resulted in top ratings from Lexpert, Martindale-Hubbell, Benchmark Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada. The same high standards are found in our Real Estate and Corporate & Commercial practice groups.

Not content to rest on our history, we are hard-working, passionate and dynamic lawyers and paralegals who continue to be at the forefront of an ever-changing legal landscape. We work with our clients to meet their individual needs to deliver creative, proportionate and responsive service. We have implemented a variety of progressive-thinking fee structures for our clients, and provide innovative reporting, and tracking of file cycle times and budgeting.

Latest News

April 18, 2017

The 2017 Guild Yule BC Briefing

Guild Yule lawyers present to Toronto area clients at the 2017 Guild Yule BC Briefing. Copies of the papers and … Read more

August 17, 2016

Best Lawyers in Canada © – 2017

Once again, five of our partners have been recognized by their peers in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in … Read more

August 9, 2016

Congratulations to Mary Margaret MacKinnon for successfully completing the Interactive Mediation Training Program

Congratulations to Mary Margaret MacKinnon for successfully completing the Interactive Mediation Training Program at Pepperdine University School of Law in … Read more

Recent Posts

June 9, 2017
Posted by: Joseph Antifaev

Municipal Liability: section 736 of the Local Government Act is not a statutory limitation period

Anonson v. North Vancouver (City), 2017 BCCA 205 In an update to our briefing note last year[1], the Court of … Read more

May 26, 2017
Posted by: Mario Checchia

The British Columbia Court of Appeal (BCCA) draws bright line test on special costs – pre litigation conduct cannot be considered.

Mr. Justice Goepel very recently provided reasons in Smithies Holdings Inc. v. RCV Holdings Ltd.[1] [Smithies]. This was an appeal … Read more

May 26, 2017

We’re just not that into you – how to terminate a probationary employee – Ly v. Interior Health Authority

The concept of “probation” in an employment contract is often taken for granted. The mistaken assumption is that, during the … Read more