Established in 1887, Gowling Lafleur Henderson was a Canadian international law firm. The firm provided legal advisory services such as commercial litigation, crisis management, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, mortgage recovery services, franchise and distribution law. Additional areas of service were commercial insurance, corporate restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency, tax dispute resolution, patents, pensions, trademarks, immigration law and intellectual property. The firm catered to the energy, financial services, infrastructure, life sciences, transportation and logistics, manufacturing, automotive, chemicals and information technology sectors. It was based in Toronto, Canada and had offices in Montreal, Ottawa, Hamilton, Kitchener, Calgary, Vancouver, Canada and Moscow, Russia. The firm merged with Wragge Lawrence Graham to form Gowling WLG on July 8, 2015.