Stikeman Elliott achieves Best Employers in Canada ranking for the 11th consecutive year

December 12, 2019
Stikeman Elliott is once again honoured to be named among the Best Employers in Canada in 2019 by Kincentric, for the 11th consecutive year. We are particularity proud to share the news of this recognition, as it is based solely on feedback from our people. This special designation recognizes the effective leadership, talent focus, organizational agility and employee experience of an employer, as evaluated by its employees through a survey.

“We have the same commitment to our people as we do to our clients, as both are equally the reason for our success,” said Marc Barbeau, Chair, Stikeman Elliott. “This award is a testament to our strong culture, which is one where people feel good about coming into their place of work every day. We intend to use the insights we gather from this survey to continue building a more engaging and stronger workplace.”

Our firm members are excited by the energy and dynamism that comes from being part of a team of smart, diverse people who enjoy new challenges. The positive work culture at Stikeman Elliott is one of the reasons that we receive this award year after year, and why the firm attracts highly engaged team players who are empowered to build successful careers.

Some of the reasons people choose Stikeman Elliott:

  1. Ongoing Skills Development: We value and support continuous learning for all members of the firm by offering ongoing training and skills-building opportunities for employees, as well as tuition support for professional development outside of the office.

  2. Community Involvement: We have achieved a strong sense of social engagement by building on three key pillars; matching donations programs; supporting individuals who champion for meaningful causes; and providing valuable pro bono legal advice.

  3. Diversity & Inclusion: Advancing diversity is a business imperative; both in our workforce and among the clients we serve. These twin objectives are at the root of all our initiatives and are reflected in the mandate for our firmwide Diversity & Inclusion Committee.

Visit our Careers page on our website.

The Best Employers recognition by Kincentric is backed by almost 20 years of best employer research across the world and more than an additional 50 years in employee research. This designation recognizes organizations who have become exceptional employers by creating a sustainable competitive advantage through the strength of their work culture.

View the complete list of 2019 winners.