Bay Street firm named as one of the "Best Workplaces in Canada" for 2009
TORONTO, April 6 /CNW/ - Gardiner Roberts LLP has been named to the list
of Canada's 75 Best Workplaces. The Great Place to Work(R) Institute made the
announcement of the 2009 list of "Best Workplaces in Canada" in a Special
National Report in today's Globe and Mail. Gardiner Roberts is one of only two
legal services firms to be named to the list.
"We are proud and excited that the firm has been recognized on the list
of great places to work in Canada," said David Fine, Managing Partner,
Operations, Gardiner Roberts LLP. "With employees and clients alike our
approach is to be responsive, committed and dedicated. Being recognized in
this way says that the value we place on our employees has merit, and that
means a lot to us. Ultimately, it translates into our ability to provide first
rate legal services," Fine added.
Notably, Gardiner Roberts' workplace recognition includes a Tiffany's
gift to celebrate anniversary milestones, two annual company parties, generous
professional development funding, and a relaxed and professional culture.
As identified by the survey, the five trust-building dimensions of a
great place to work are: credibility, respect, fairness, pride, and
About Gardiner Roberts:
Founded in the 1920s, Gardiner Roberts LLP is a full-service mid-sized
law firm serving clients ranging from leading global brands through to small
and medium-sized companies. With 137 employees at its Toronto office, Gardiner
Roberts provides legal expertise to municipalities, lenders, investors, real
estate ventures, government agencies, boards and commissions, insurers, heath
care providers and professionals.
About the Great Place to Work(R) Institute:
Great Place to Work(R) Institute is a global research and management
consultancy with expertise on workplace transformation and a presence in 40
countries worldwide. Our mission is to improve society by creating better
workplaces. We are best-known for our global Best Workplaces Programme, which
we produce in conjunction with prestigious media partners such as the
Financial Times and Fortune. With over 3,800 organizations taking part in 40
national lists across the globe, the programme is the world's largest of its
kind. We believe passionately that any company or organization can become a
great place to work. Our mission is to help you do it.
For further information:
For further information: David Fine, Managing Partner, Operations,
Gardiner Roberts LLP, (416) 865-6610, firstname.lastname@example.org