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Torkin Manes lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2023 and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Canada) 2023

Best Lawyers

We are pleased to announce that 34 of our partners have been recognized as leaders in their respective fields in the latest edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, with one of our partners, Matt Maurer, named Lawyer of the Year in Cannabis Law. Additionally, two Torkin Manes lawyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the second Canadian edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, published concurrently with the directory’s release.

With nearly half of our partners recognized for the quality of their advice in one or more of 24 different practice areas, this result recognizes the breadth of expertise of our lawyers and our prominence as a full service mid-sized law firm. Inclusion in the directory is based on the results of an extensive peer-review survey.

Congratulations to all of our recognized lawyers on their appearances in these two publications!

The Best Lawyers in Canada 2023:

Neil M. Abramson - Health Care Law, Professional Malpractice Law

Risa Awerbuck - Trusts and Estates

Kenneth Beallor - Commercial Leasing Law, Real Estate Law

Andrew Biderman – Asset-Based Lending Practice, Banking and Finance Law

Adam N. Black - Family Law

Allan S. Bronstein - Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Howard Burshtein - Corporate Law 

Jeffrey I. Cohen - Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law

Lisa Corrente - Health Care Law

Valerie A. Edwards - Alternative Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Legal Malpractice Law, Professional Malpractice Law 

Linda J. Godel - Charities/Non-Profit Law, Trusts and Estates

David Golden - Health Care Law

Mark B. Harrington - Insurance Law

Ryan Hauk – Construction Law 

Gregory D. Hersen - Construction Law

Kay Leung - Trusts and Estates

Lisa R. Lifshitz - Information Technology Law, Privacy and Data Security Law, Technology Law

Ronald D. Manes - Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation

Scott Martin - Corporate and Commercial Litigation

Matt Maurer - Cannabis Law (Lawyer of the Year)

Daniel S. Melamed - Family Law, Family Law Mediation 

Loretta P. Merritt - Personal Injury Litigation

Laurie H. Pawlitza - Family Law

Daniel Pugen – Labour and Employment Law 

Leonard D. Rodness - Real Estate Law

Anthony Scane - Construction Law

S. Fay Sulley – Banking and Finance Law

Michael Tamblyn - Construction Law

Tanisha Tulloch - Trusts & Estates Law

Matthew Tevlin - Corporate Law

Sidney H. Troister - Legal Malpractice Law, Real Estate Law

Craig R. Vander Zee - Trusts and Estates

Jennifer L. Wilson - Family Law

Lorne H. Wolfson - Family Law, Family Law Mediation

Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Canada) – Second Edition

Leslie McGowran – Banking and Finance Law

Daniel J. Stober – Trusts and Estates Law