About Us


Our firm comprises consulting and law practices established over 30 years ago. The firms, Hansell McLaughlin Advisory and Hansell LLP, unified under the Hansell McLaughlin Advisory Group umbrella in 2013.

Our Clients

We provide both ongoing and time-sensitive governance counsel to organizations that operate in a wide range of industries. Many of our clients are public and private companies. We also advise Crown corporations, regulatory agencies, not-for-profits, among other types of organizations. Our diverse clientele exposes us to a variety of governance, strategic and risk management challenges across numerous industries, geographies and governance models.

Our Team

Our team is a diverse group of lawyers, consultants, data analysts and other professionals. Our experience in law, governance, communications and government relations enables us to bring multi-dimensional expertise and integrated experience to our clients’ challenges and opportunities.

For more details about each member of our team, please refer to the “Our Team” section.

Our Work

We provide expert independent counsel to corporations (including their boards and management teams), investors, regulators and other corporate stakeholders. Among other things, our practice includes legal advice, government relations and strategic communications, board evaluations, governance design, benchmarking exercises, director education, expert reports and a wide range of other services.

For more information about the work we do, please refer to the “Our Practice” section.