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Reena Kotecha

Partner and Chair, Student Recruitment Committee Admitted to the Ontario Bar: 2008

Reena is adept at understanding the needs and goals of her clients and providing them with legal solutions that truly work when applied in a business context. Reena works with a diverse range of clients and is passionate about building lasting relationships with them all, with an overarching goal of helping them to strengthen their business.

Reena is a member of the firm’s Corporate/Commercial group. She practices in the area of business law with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, shareholder agreements, share/asset purchase and sale transactions, corporate reorganizations and various types of commercial contracts. She acts for small- and mid-size privately owned businesses, as well as larger, national and multinational clients.

After summering and articling with Aird & Berlis, Reena joined the firm as an associate in 2008 and became a partner in 2014. Actively involved in recruitment, Reena serves as Chair of the firm's Student Recruitment Committee and is actively engaged in helping new students make a successful transition to the associate ranks at Aird & Berlis.


  • LLB, University of Windsor, 2007
  • Canadian Securities Course, 2004
  • BA (Hons.), Economics & Statistics, University of Western Ontario, 2002
  • International Business & Economics, Maastricht University, the Netherlands, Jan-Aug 2001