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Aug 22, 2017
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Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 Recognizes Aird & Berlis Across 32 Practice Areas

Paige Backman, Jack Bernstein, Rachel L. Blumenfeld, Donald Carr, Fred D. Cass, Ron W. Clark, Joanne C. Coldwell, Patrick Copeland, Eileen P. K. Costello, Peter K. Czegledy, Robert G. Doumani, D. Robb English, Richard Epstein, Ed Esposto, Harry M. Fogul, Patricia A. Foran, Jill P. Fraser, Marco Gammone, Tony Gioia, Steven L. Graff, Donald B. Johnston, Norman I. Kahn, Steven Kelman, Kim Kovar, Martin Kovnats, Lorenzo Lisi, Leo F. Longo, John Mascarin, Bernie McGarva, Margaret T. Nelligan, N. Jane Pepino, Joel M. Rose, Cynthia R. C. Sefton, Michael D. Smith, David Stevens, Hayden Solomons, Scott Stoll, Jennifer A. Wainwright, Monty Warsh, Donald L. West, Barbara Worndl, Melanie A. Yach, Steven Zakem and Stephen Zolf

Aird & Berlis is proud to announce that 47 members of the firm were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.

In addition, the firm was recognized as the 2018 "Law Firm of the Year" in Trusts and Estates, and partners Donald Johnston (Information Technology Law) and Stephen Zolf (Communications Law) were named "Lawyer of the Year" in their respective areas of practice.

With 13 new listings for 2018, the firm is now featured across 32 practice areas.

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Donald Jack
Bernie McGarva*

Asset-Based Lending Practice
Jill Fraser

Banking & Finance Law
Richard Epstein*
Jill Fraser

Commercial Leasing Law
Lloyd Cornett
Marco Gammone*
Monty Warsh

Communications Law
Stephen Zolf

Construction Law
Bernie McGarva

Corporate & Commercial Litigation
Patrick Copeland
Donald Jack

Corporate Law
Richard Epstein*
Steven Kelman*
Margaret Nelligan

Defamation and Media Law
Stephen Zolf

Director & Officer Liability Practice
Donald Jack

Energy Law
Ron Clark*

Energy Regulatory Law
Fred Cass
David Stevens
Scott Stoll

Environmental Law
Scott Stoll

Equipment Finance Law
Jill Fraser

Gaming Law
Peter Czegledy
Joel Rose QC

Information Technology Law
Donald Johnston

Insolvency & Financial Restructuring Law
Robb English
Harry Fogul
Steven Graff

Labour & Employment Law
Lorenzo Lisi

Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
Tony Gioia*

Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Martin Kovnats*
Donald West

Municipal Law
Eileen Costello*
Robert Doumani
Patricia Foran
Kim Kovar*
Leo Longo
John Mascarin
Jane Pepino QC
Steven Zakem

Oil & Gas Law
Fred D. Cass

Privacy and Data Security Law
Paige Backman*

Product Liability Law
Cynthia Sefton

Public Procurement Law
Donald Johnston*

Real Estate Law
Lloyd Cornett
Robert Doumani
Norman Kahn
Leo Longo
John Mascarin
Jane Pepino QC
Michael Smith
Hayden Solomons
Monty Warsh
Steven Zakem

Securities Law
Jennifer Wainwright

Structured Finance Law
Jill Fraser

Tax Law
Jack Bernstein
Barbara Worndl

Technology Law
Donald Johnston

Transportation Law
Joanne Coldwell

Trusts & Estates
Jack Bernstein
Rachel Blumenfeld
Donald Carr QC
Ed Esposto*
Clare Sullivan
Melanie Yach 
* new listing

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