Some of the most respected counsel in Toronto as selected by their peers
Natalie is the owner of MacDonald & Associates, a boutique law firm specializing in Canadian employment law. She has repeatedly been named among Canada’s Top Employment Law Practitioners, and has been regularly nominated as one of Canada’s Top 25 Legal Influencers. She has also been named the 2018 Employment Lawyer of the Year at the
Brian is the Managing Partner of Minden Gross LLP and a Senior Member of the Business Law Group. His practice focuses primarily on mergers, acquisitions, and private equity transactions with an emphasis on growth-oriented businesses. Brian also advises emerging companies, including numerous technology and cannabis clients. He concentrates on acquiring a clear understanding of the
Michael is a Partner in Minden Gross LLP’s Commercial Leasing Group. His practice focuses primarily on commercial leasing transactions, including drafting and negotiating retail, office, and industrial leases, and ancillary documentation. Michael acts for both landlords and tenants of all sizes, including national landlords and international retailers with locations across Canada and the United States.
Joanna has practiced family law since 1999, with a focus on advancing substantive equality through precedent-setting cases, spearheading legislative changes, and teaching and scholarly writing. A skilled advocate, strategic thinker and creative negotiator, Joanna has been honoured with the Canadian Bar Association Hero Award, the Lexpert Zenith Award, and the Law Society Medal.
Julia Tremain’s practice includes all nature of family law disputes — including separation, divorce, property division, custody and access issues, and mediated solutions. She previously worked as the in-house counsel with The Office of the Children’s Lawyer, and continues to be a highly trusted and valued member of the OCL’s outside counsel panel. Waddell Phillips PC
Lenkinski, Carr & Richard LLP is a litigation boutique that specializes in all aspects of family law and estates litigation. Alex’s broad practice includes high conflict parenting issues and complex financial matters. While focused on resolutions, she is a strategic litigator. She is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers with experience in
Allison Hines is the founding partner of Hines Legal Professional Corporation. Her practice is centered in family law, while also providing advice regarding wills and estates planning. Allison has ample experience with complex, high conflict, and high net worth cases. In addition to her legal practice, Allison is also a professor at Lincoln Alexander School
Andrea is an Associate in Minden Gross LLP’s Commercial Real Estate Group. Her practice focuses on all aspects of commercial real estate law, including real estate lending, acquisitions, and dispositions of commercial properties. She routinely represents both lenders and borrowers in complex real estate financing transactions.
Bailey is a skilled negotiator and litigator practicing in the area of Family Law. Whether your priority is a child’s special needs or the preservation of a family business, what matters to you is at the forefront of her practice. Bailey genuinely cares about your file and provides attentive, empathetic service to empower you to