Specialty Groups

To receive more information on these LAW groups, LAW members may email Lorri Salyards.


European Employment Group (EEG)

The LAW European Employment Group is made up of experienced labour and employment lawyers from more than 20 jurisdictions. Working across all industry sectors, our members provide the full range of labour and employment law services. Visit https://europeanemploymentlaw.eu/ for more information.


U.S./Canada Employment Group

The LAW U.S./Canada Employment Group is made up of experienced labour and employment lawyers from more than 25 jurisdictions in the United States and Canada. The group holds conferences regularly to update its members on the latest employment issues. 


Employment Articles for Canada and the U.S.


Intellectual Property Group

The LAW IP Group holds regular conferences to update its members on the latest global intellectual property issues. Members of this group attend the annual conferences such as the International Trademark Association Conference (INTA) where they have planned network events and gather knowledge for their global clients.

Dispute Resolution Group

The LAW Dispute Resolution group holds regular conferences on various issues of litigation and arbitration, among others. The group is currently focused on cross-border claims issues and has developed a LAW Cross-Border Claims Multi-Jurisdiction Guide, which is available to all LAW members.


Dispute Resolution Articles for Canada and the U.S.

Cannabis Practice Group

The LAW Cannabis Practice Group meet quarterly for its members in the U.S. and Canada who have clients in this industry. The group serves to update and assist its members in providing their clients with the most current legal information on this growing industry.


Managing Partners Forum

The LAW Managing Partners Forum provides a place for discussion of key issues that managing partners and firm administrators must deal with in law firms. The teleconferences provide topics from outside experts on dealing with various issues and a forum for discussions of sensitive issues such as addiction and other leadership issues that managing partners face in law firms.


Subregional Groups



The Canadian Subregion has regular teleconferences and meets yearly as a subregion in Canadian member offices. Besides its cross-border capabilities, the Canadian Subregion Group assists clients across Canada for national legal issues. Visit http://www.lawyersworldwide.ca/ for more information.


Latin Americas

The Latin Americas Subregion has members from Central and South America, and has regularly scheduled teleconferences and meetings. The group has the cross-border capabilities to assist LAW clients doing business in more than 10 countries in Central and South America.


Eastern Americas

The Eastern Americas group has members from the Eastern United States and meets via teleconference regularly.


Western Americas

The Western Americas group has members from Western North America (Canada and the U.S.) and has regularly scheduled teleconferences.