International Reach

Alexander Holburn is a Vancouver-based law firm advising both international and domestic clients. Our lawyers assist Canadian clients doing business abroad, and foreign companies doing business in Canada.

Domestic clients requiring legal expertise from jurisdictions outside of Canada benefit from our memberships of a number of networks and affiliations, which allow us to provide this.

Our international work spans general corporate commercial work, labour and employment and litigation. International client industries include aviation, maritime, biotechnology, health, insurance, reinsurance, technology, construction, entertainment, mining, manufacturing and franchising amongst others.

Jurisdictional Experience

We have assisted clients with matters from the following countries:

  • Australia
  • China
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hong Kong
  • Iran
  • Ireland
  • Korea
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • The Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Portugal
  • Singapore
  • Taiwan
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America

We can also draw on our many long-term relationships with lawyers and law firms across North America and Europe to assist our clients.


In addition to English, members of our firm are conversant in the following languages:

  • Algerian
  • Cantonese
  • Czech
  • French
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mandarin
  • Portuguese
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog