Practice Profile

Luxury, Fashion & Retail

As participants in the luxury goods industry know, bespoke means custom-made. At Cassels Brock, we believe that iconic brands require bespoke legal services designed with the client in mind. Our aim is to help maximise and protect the value of their assets - particularly brand and reputation – with the same exceptional quality and service expected by their customers.

Our multi-disciplinary Luxury, Fashion & Retail Group advises leading domestic and international clients on all aspects of their industry, including:

Our lawyers represent clients in all corners of the luxury, fashion and retail goods industry, including designers, manufacturers, importers, licensors, distributors, retailers and associations. We have acted for those in the apparel, shoe, jewellery, sporting goods as well as other areas of the luxury, fashion and retail industry.

We also provide advice in a number of related areas of law, including:

Industry Involvement

Members of our group are committed to remaining on the cutting edge of the issues that are relevant to our clients. We are active members of many legal and industry associations, including:

Lawyers in our group regularly speak in Canada and internationally on subjects of interest to the luxury, retail and fashion industry, including trends in the retail business environment, licensing and franchise law issues, and emerging fronts in the battle against counterfeiters.