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Apr 12, 2018
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Aird & Berlis Recognized in 2018 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

Sherri M. Altshuler, Neil Bass, Jack Bernstein, Sam Billard, Rachel L. Blumenfeld, Stuart F. Bollefer, S. Michael Brooks, Donald Carr, Fred D. Cass, Joanne C. Coldwell, Ron W. Clark, Ed Esposto, Patricia A. Foran, Jill P. Fraser, Steven L. Graff, L.E. Trent Horne, Donald B. Johnston, Steven Kelman, Kim Kovar, Martin Kovnats, Lorenzo Lisi, Leo F. Longo, John Mascarin, Bernie McGarva, Margaret T. Nelligan, N. Jane Pepino, Joel M. Rose, Hayden Solomons, Sanj Sood, Scott Stoll, Steve J. Tenai, Monty Warsh, Barbara Worndl, Douglas J. S. Younger, Melanie A. Yach, Steven Zakem and Stephen Zolf

Aird & Berlis is proud to announce that 37 members of the firm are recognized as leading lawyers in the 2018 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory across 29 areas of practice.

Asset Equipment Finance/Leasing

Jill P. Fraser 

Banking & Financial Institutions

Sam Billard
Jill P. Fraser

Charities/Not-For-Profit Law

Rachel L. Blumenfeld
Donald Carr, QC

Class Actions

Steve Tenai

Commodity Tax/Customs

Neil E. Bass

Computer & IT Law

Donald B. Johnston

Construction Law

Bernie McGarva 

Corporate Finance & Securities

Sherri Altshuler (Leading Lawyer to Watch)

Corporate Mid-Market

Steven Kelman
Martin Kovnats
Margaret T. Nelligan

Corporate Tax

Jack Bernstein
Barbara J. Worndl

Employment Law (Employer)

Lorenzo Lisi

Energy (Electricity)

Fred D. Cass
Ron Clark
Scott Stoll

Energy (Oil & Gas)

Fred D. Cass

Estate & Personal Tax Planning

Jack Bernstein
Rachel L. Blumenfeld
Stuart Bollefer
Donald Carr, QC
Ed Esposto
Clare A. Sullivan
Melanie Yach

Infrastructure Law

Douglas Younger

Insolvency & Financial Restructuring

Steve Graff

Intellectual Property

Trent Horne

Labour Relations (Management)

Lorenzo Lisi

Litigation - Corporate Commercial

Steve Tenai

Litigation - Directors' & Officers' Liability

Steve Tenai

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Trent Horne

Litigation – Securities

Steve Tenai

Professional Liability

Bernie McGarva

Project Finance

Douglas Younger

Property Development

Patricia Foran
Kim Kovar
Leo F. Longo
John Mascarin
N. Jane Pepino, QC
Hayden Solomons
Steven Zakem

Property Leasing

S. Michael Brooks
Lloyd F. Cornett
Monty Warsh

Technology Transactions

Donald B. Johnston

Telecommunications

Stephen Zolf 

Transportation (Road & Rail)

Joanne C. Coldwell
Joel M. Rose, QC
Sanj Sood

In addition, Aird & Berlis is recommended as a leading Toronto law firm in the following practice areas:

Banking & Financial Institutions
Computer & IT Law
Corporate Commercial Law
Energy (Electricity)
Insolvency & Financial Restructuring
Intellectual Property
Project Finance
Property Development
Property Leasing
Transportation (Road & Rail)

Lexpert’s designation of the leading lawyers and firms is based upon its annual survey of legal practitioners across Canada. First published in 1997, Lexpert produces this annual Canadian guide for various users of legal services, such as corporate counsel, lawyers in other jurisdictions, senior professionals and management.

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