Fasken Martineau's Financial Institutions Group advises banks, insurance companies, trust and loan companies, credit unions and other financial institutions on a wide range of transactions and regulatory matters. We have a dedicated team of lawyers across Canada with the industry knowledge and regulatory expertise required to provide strategic and practical advice to our clients.

Our Clients

We act for a wide range of financial institutions and intermediaries.

In the deposit taking sector, we act for Canada's largest banks as well as Schedule II and III banks, trust and loan companies and credit unions. We also regularly advise foreign banks on Bank Act restrictions on carrying on business in Canada.

In the insurance sector, we act for domestic and foreign life and property and casualty insurers. Our clients include direct insurers and reinsurers and insurance agents and brokers.