Aird & Berlis Recognized in Chambers Canada 2023

Aird & Berlis is pleased to announce its inclusion in the 2023 edition of the Chambers Canada Legal Guide. The firm was recognized by Chambers and Partners as a leader in the following areas:

  • Cannabis Law (Nationwide)
  • Corporate/Commercial: Highly Regarded (Ontario)
  • Gaming & Licensing (Nationwide)
  • Real Estate: Mainly Mid-Market (Ontario)
  • Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
  • Restructuring/Insolvency (Nationwide)
  • Tax (Nationwide)

The following members of the firm have also been recognized as top practitioners in their respective fields:

Sherri Altshuler Cannabis Law (Nationwide)
Neil Bass Tax: Indirect Tax (Nationwide)
Jack Bernstein Tax (Nationwide)
Fred Cass Energy: Power (Regulatory) (Nationwide)
Ron Clark Energy: Power (Transactional) (Nationwide)
Eileen Costello Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
Peter Czegledy Gaming & Licensing (Nationwide)
Steven Graff Restructuring/Insolvency (Nationwide)
Francesco Gucciardo Tax (Nationwide)
Tom Halinski Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
Richard Kimel Corporate/Commercial: Highly Regarded
Lorenzo Lisi Employment & Labour (Ontario)
Leo Longo Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
Jane Pepino Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
David Stevens Energy: Power (Regulatory) (Nationwide)
Steve Tenai Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence)
Barbara Worndl Tax (Nationwide)
Douglas Younger Projects: PPP & Infrastructure (Nationwide)
Steven Zakem Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ontario)
Stephen Zolf Telecommunications & Broadcasting (Nationwide)

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