The Canadian Lawyer featured the launch of Mintz's Toronto office and highlighted the arrival of founding partners Michael Akkawi, Cheryl Reicin, Mitch Frazer, Eric Foster, and Lee Johnson. The article quoted Mitch who shared, "It's a fully integrated firm. We're one firm, not a Canadian firm and a US firm. We're a global firm. It allows the services to happen seamlessly." He continued, "To provide clients the best service, helping them operate their businesses across the continent, Mintz was the right platform."