Our Global Connections
Locally involved in our legal and business communities, and exclusively involved with networks that allow our firm to serve clients nationally.

SCG Legal and Taylor McCaffrey LLP

Taylor McCaffrey LLP is the exclusive member in Manitoba for SCG Legal – an association of more than 140 independent law firms serving businesses in 10 provinces, 2 territories and across all 50 U.S. state capital cities and in capital cities and major commercial centers around the world. There are nearly 12,000 lawyers practicing in SCG Legal member firms.

Membership in SCG Legal is strictly by invitation. Firms are invited to join only after demonstrating their commitment to rendering uniformly high-quality service, industry leadership and a willingness to contribute the time and effort necessary to strengthen the group. Candidacy is informed by recommendations from clients and colleagues, by professional memberships, writing and teaching experience, and by community service, honors and rankings.

As a member of the SCG Legal, as a client of Taylor McCaffrey LLP we are able to:

  • Obtain legal advice from multiple jurisdictions quickly
  • Quickly access in-depth experience with our member firms across the country and worldwide
  • Coordinate regional legal services effectively
  • Reach decision makers in every capital city in Canada and the United States and in capital cities and major business centers around the world
  • Organize a multijurisdictional legal team
  • Access local experience and connections across the globe

The principal contact at our firm for all SCG Legal matters is Norman K. Snyder



Doing Business in Canada?

The business landscape is constantly evolving, and there are many opportunities for companies interested in Canada, there are many legal complexities to consider nationally and regionally. The lawyers of the Canadian members of SCG Legal have created a guide to help navigate the Canadian business environment with clear explanations and summaries on numerous business topics.

To receive a download of this guide visit the page below:

View SCG Legal 2018 Guide


Taylor McCaffrey LLP is a proud member of the Employment Law Alliance (ELA), our global partner for HR Legal Solutions wherever you do business. Our inclusion in this distinguished network furthers our commitment to outstanding service and enables us to provide our clients with efficient and responsive legal advice tailored to meet the unique needs of their global workforce. Multinational companies choose ELA lawyers to champion their HR law challenges because of their comprehensive labour and employment and immigration services.

As the world’s largest alliance of labour and employment experts, with more than 3,000 lawyers in 100-plus countries, including every state in the United States and every Canadian province and territory. ELA employment lawyers represent the best legal minds in the world who not only meet the stringent eligibility criteria but who have succeeded in making it through ELA’s rigorous vetting process. Approximately 90 per cent of its members have earned recognition among Chambers and Partners. The ELA is a top-ranked Chambers and Partners Elite Global Network.

Our firm’s alignment with the ELA gives you the confidence of knowing that you can manage and recruit the world’s best leaders and employees without boundaries through the seamless service it provides in virtually every corner of the world. www.ela.law

The principal contact at our firm for all Employment Law Alliance matters is Jeff Palamar



The International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) is a worldwide association of practicing lawyers who are recognized by their peers as the most experienced and expert family law specialists in their respective countries.

Since 1986, the IAFL has grown to represent a total of 57 countries including Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia. The primary objective of the Academy is to improve international family law practice throughout the world. Membership in the IAFL is by invitation only, following a rigorous approval process designed to ensure and maintain the highest level of expertise within the organization.

Taylor McCaffrey LLP’s lawyers are recognized on an international level for their wealth of experience and share that knowledge with their partners on a wide range of issues. Global networks like IAFL are crucial in providing informed legal advice to our clients and brings an international perspective to matters that demand a broader scope. Ensuring our lawyers are some of the most highly respected family practitioners is an ongoing priority to guarantee we’re providing clients with the best service possible.

The principal contact at our firm for all IAFL matters is Lawrence I.Z. Pinsky