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About Toronto, ON

Starting Associate Salary in
Toronto, ON ***
$80k - $140k
Toronto, ON Founded 1834
State Capital Toronto Ontario Canada
City Fact about
Toronto, ON
fifth most populous city in North America.
City Nickname
Toronto, ON
Queen City
Top Industries
Toronto, ON
Business & Professional Services
Film & television
Toronto, ON
Toronto, ON
# of NLJ 350 Attorneys
Toronto, ON
# of NLJ 350 Law Firms
Toronto, ON

Top 100 Law Firms in
Toronto, ON*

Ranked #39
PPP $1.50m
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy

Toronto, ON… Where We Find the LionsSM

In the wake of global economic changes, Employers both Companies and Law firms rely on the Lion Group, a national legal recruiting firm, to recruit attorneys for their strategic and growth requirements. Attorneys meaning In-House counsel, government attorneys, law firm partners and associates. Companies rely on us for general counsels and deputy general counsel positions. Law firms rely on us for strategic law partner recruiting, partner groups placements, new office development for law firms and law firm merger and acquisition services. We love the legal industry. And serve company executives and law firm executives in the placement of lawyers and strategic growth initiatives in the United States.

Legal recruiting is our forte. At law schools, companies and law firms locally here in Toronto, ON lawyers call us head hunters while others calls us legal recruiters or legal search consultants, either way we get the job done and our clients are happy with strategic lawyer placements in Toronto, ON law firms or companies or in another city of their choice.

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Ask These Questions

In Toronto, ON, are you finding yourself asking these questions?

  • Have you dealt with a Legal Recruiter before and do you know How the Process Works?
  • Is your Company in a pinch and need to hire a Strategic Attorney to your Team now?
  • Are you reviewing Budget this year and want to Expand Your Talent Pool & Bottom Line?
  • Does your office need an Infusion of Talent and Leadership?
  • Would your Client give you More Business if you got the right Lawyer?
  • Did your Company just Expand and you need another General Counsel or Deputy?
  • Or did your Company get Acquired and you need a new level of InHouse Attorney leadership and experience?
  • Is your Law Firm considering a Merger or Acquisition for expansion and need game changing Introductions?
  • Did your last Recruiter offer a weak or no Guarantee for their work?
  • Were you left wanting with your last Recruiting experience and the Candidates presented?

At the Lion Group and in Toronto, ON, we understand the myriad of law employment details for InHouse counsel, law associates, partners, groups & entire firms.

Consider our clients, the NLJ350 & Fortune Companies, and why they have chosen us in Toronto, ON:

Introductions & Synergies

We create opportunity for our clients. We eat, sleep and think new connections that accelerate our clients goals.


It is our commitment to serve our clients and candidates with the utmost professionalism, integrity, and respect. We will serve relentlessly until the search has been completed to satisfaction.

Value Added

We are not simply legal recruiters. We think like Marketers. We innovate like Entrepreneurs. We connect like Investment Bankers. We counsel like Presidential Advisors.


We commit to a rigorous safe guarding of sensitive communications and information. We understand the delicate steps in the lateral process.

Market Intelligence

We are forever students of the law industry. We know what is going on and are sought for information locally here at Toronto, ON.

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Your Connector & Legal Recruiting Solution

Toronto, Canada: The Queen City

Toronto is the provincial capital of Ontario, nevertheless, it is the largest city in Canada and the 4th largest in North-America with a population of more than 2.8 million people. It is the center of the Greater Toronto Area, the most populated metropolitan area in Canada since it comprehends four other cities besides Toronto: Durham, Halton, Peel, and York, achieving a population of 5,583,064. Toronto is located in east-central Canada and in the southern area of Ontario. It is also cataloged as one the most multicultural cities in the world, approximately half of the citizens of Toronto are born outside of this country, it comprises more than 200 ethnical groups and over 140 languages and dialects are spoken in this world-class city.

According to the Safe Cities Index of the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the city of Toronto ranked at the 8th safest city in the entire world, which also makes it the safest city in the Americas. Additionally, taking into consideration several factors such as the cost of living, business environment, democracy and food security this same Index ranked Toronto as the best place to live, over Canada’s capital Montreal, Stockholm, Amsterdam and over 45 more! This city keeps breaking records because it has also been named as the world’s most livable city thanks to its smart infrastructure, walkability, and conservation.

Toronto is known for being a center for culture and arts, it is the home of more than 70 museums and art galleries, The Royal Ontario Museum (commonly known as the ROM) is one of the most popular in the area, nevertheless, you will find some other renown museums with high-quality pieces like the Gardiner Museum or the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, just to name a few. You can also find many spaces for performing arts like plays, concerts, and festivals. The Tarragon Theatre, the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre and the Royal Alexandra Theatre are some of the best examples. In addition, you should not forget that Toronto also hosts the Toronto International Film Festival, where more than 300 films are screened annually.

Toronto is the home of 6 professional teams in major league sports. It has the Toronto Maple Leafs, representatives of this city in the National Hockey League, with more than 13 Stanley Cups titles on their shelves. For the National Basketball Association (NBA), Toronto has the Toronto Raptors, the only Canada-based basketball team in the NBA. As for baseball, the Toronto Blue Jays or just the “Jays” are a professional baseball team of Toronto, with two world series titles and six east division titles, it’s also the only Canadian that participates in the Major League Baseball (MLB)

*The law firm rankings are based on the 2013 AML 100&200 by Profits Per Partner.
**The top law school rankings are based on the 2013 U.S. News Best Law School ranking.
*^The top ATL law school rankings are based on 2013 Above the Law rankings.
***Salaries are based on a range of small to large law firms that were found for this city.
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