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Mar 16, 2017
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Aird & Berlis LLP Partners Recognized in Chambers Global 2017

Jack Bernstein, Barbara Worndl, Douglas J. S. Younger and Stephen Zolf

Aird & Berlis LLP is pleased to announce that Jack Bernstein, Barbara Worndl, Douglas Younger and Stephen Zolf were recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. The distinguished commentary is compiled below:

Tax

Jack Bernstein is the head of the international tax group at Aird & Berlis LLP, and is known for his international tax and corporate work. One client identified his main strengths as his knowledge of the local market, outstanding legal ability and responsiveness.

Barbara Worndl of Aird & Berlis LLP is well regarded for her cross-border corporate and partnership tax expertise. One interviewee highlighted her personable and friendly demeanour and her talent for explaining things clearly and in layman’s terms. Another focused on her very broad knowledge of taxation matters in Canada and worldwide.

Projects: PPP & Infrastructure

Douglas Younger is well placed to advise on project finance and infrastructure transactions. He assists key stakeholders with all manner of PPP projects. He is the head of the national infrastructure team at Aird & Berlis LLP.

Telecoms, Media & Broadcasting

Stephen Zolf of Aird & Berlis LLP advises on a range of matters relating to telecommunications including copyright and regulatory issues. Sources draw attention to his extensive work in the broadcasting space.

Since 1999, Chambers and Partners has been researching the legal markets of over 190 countries through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients across the world. Each year, Chambers identifies the leading law firms and lawyers worldwide and provides independent and objective rankings and editorial comments.

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