Smart & Biggar recognized as a ‘top employer’ in Ottawa
January 30, 2019

Smart & Biggar has once again been selected as a winner of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers award. This special designation recognizes employers in Ottawa that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Smart & Biggar is proud to be recognized in this annual competition.

Steven Garland, Firm Managing Partner, said, “We are proud to receive this recognition and celebrate this achievement with all of our team members in Ottawa, and across Canada.”

Workplace highlights that put Smart & Biggar at the forefront include:

  • A comprehensive benefits plan designed to be flexible so that our people can customize their benefits to suit individual/family needs
  • A competitive total reward package built on a foundation of transparency and fairness
  • A coaching culture with a focus on regular, candid conversations
  • A semi-annual Pulse Survey to gather feedback from team members to help shape our talent agenda and action plans for improvement

Read Smart & Biggar’s winner profile, along with the other 2019 honourees, here.

The National Capital Region’s Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers.

NCR Top Employer Awards 2019

From left to right: Christine Genge, Jeff Young, Jamie-Lynn Kraft and Steven
Garland at the National Capital Region Awards luncheon on January 30, 2019.

Smart & Biggar is Canada's largest firm practising exclusively in intellectual property and technology law, with offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. As leaders in intellectual property and technology law Smart & Biggar has been serving clients for over a century. For more information, please visit

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