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Sep 19, 2019
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Aird & Berlis Recognized in Chambers Canada 2020

Sherri M. Altshuler, Jack Bernstein, Fred D. Cass, Ron W. Clark, Eileen P. K. Costello, Peter K. Czegledy, D. Robb English, Steven L. Graff, L.E. Trent Horne, Richard M. Kimel, Kim Kovar, Martin Kovnats, Lorenzo Lisi, Leo F. Longo, N. Jane Pepino, Joel M. Rose, Hayden Solomons, Steve J. Tenai, Barbara Worndl, Douglas J. S. Younger, Steven Zakem and Stephen Zolf

Aird & Berlis is pleased to announce that the following members of the firm have been recognized as top practitioners in the 2020 edition of Chambers Canada: Canada’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

 Sherri Altshuler  Cannabis Law (Nationwide)
 Jack Bernstein  Tax (Nationwide)
 Fred Cass  Energy: Power (Regulatory) (Nationwide)
   Energy: Provincial Regulatory (Ontario)
 Ron Clark  Energy: Power (Transactional) (Nationwide)
 Eileen Costello  Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
 Peter Czegledy  Gaming & Licensing (Nationwide)
 Robb English  Restructuring/Insolvency (Nationwide)
 Steven Graff  Restructuring/Insolvency (Nationwide)
 Trent Horne  Intellectual Property: Litigation (Nationwide)
 Richard Kimel  Corporate/Commercial (Ontario)
 Kim Kovar  Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
 Martin Kovnats  Corporate/Commercial (Ontario)
 Lorenzo Lisi  Employment & Labour (Ontario)
 Leo Longo  Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
 N. Jane Pepino  Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
 Joel Rose  Gaming & Licensing (Nationwide)
 Hayden Solomons    Real Estate (Ontario)
 Steve Tenai  Dispute Resolution: Class Action Defence (Nationwide)
 Barbara Worndl  Tax (Nationwide)
 Douglas Younger  Projects: PPP & Infrastructure (Nationwide)
 Steven Zakem  Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
 Stephen Zolf  Telecoms, Media & Broadcasting (Nationwide)


In addition, Aird & Berlis was noted as a leading firm in the following practice areas:

Cannabis Law (Nationwide)
Corporate/Commercial (Ontario)
Energy: Power (Nationwide)
Energy: Provincial Regulatory
Real Estate (Ontario)
Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
Restructuring/Insolvency (Nationwide)
Tax (Nationwide)

Since 1999, Chambers has been researching the legal markets of over 180 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 rankings and editorial comments. Rankings at the provincial level are based upon the location in which a firm or lawyer practices regardless of where the clients, deals and cases take place. Further information can be obtained at


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