L&E Global

International Alliance of Labour & Employment Lawyers

L&E Global is an international alliance of premier employment law boutique firms, specialized in providing counsel to employers on labour relations, employment law, immigration law and employee benefits.

With more than 1500 legal professionals working from 30+ jurisdictions spanning six continents, L&E Global’s member firms combine global excellence with deep local knowledge to deliver specialized, business-focused advice to clients operating both nationally and across borders.  

Each member firm is recognized by clients and legal organizations as a leader in labour and employment law. Filion is honoured to be the single Canadian law firm in the L&E Global network.

By joining forces through L&E Global, each of the network’s independent employment law boutiques become a single legal powerhouse for businesses working on complex cross-border labour and employment projects throughout the world.

Visit L&E Global's Knowledge Centre for webinars and informational resources on a variety of global labour and employment law topics.


Employment Law Overview - Canadian Edition

Authored by Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti, the Canadian edition of the Employment Law Overview provides employers operating across Canada with an overview of the legal framework governing the employment relationship as well as an understanding of all stages and aspects of the relationship, from pre-employment to termination.

COVID-19: Back to Work Special Report

L&E Global’s COVID-19: Back to Work Special Report compiles guidance from 28 countries concerning the most important workplace law issues that employers will encounter when reopening their businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. It reviews topics including national emergency mandates and special programmes aiding affected businesses, health and safety measures, teleworking, managing COVID 19-related employee issues and cost reduction strategies. 

Read the Canadian chapter of the Special Report, authored by Filion lawyers, or the entire report covering all 28 jurisdictions.

Opening Up Shop

L&E Global’s new Opening Up Shop resource provides to-the-point, country-specific, tailor-made guidelines to assist employers seeking to set up operations in a new jurisdiction. Covering 28 jurisdictions, the series provides insights in three key areas: labour and employment requirements; corporate requirements; and payroll and benefits providers.

Visit L&E Global’s dedicated Opening Up Shop website.

Learn more

Visit the L&E Global website or download L&E Global's brochure.