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Seth Zuk

Tel: 416 775 8822  Fax: 1 888 554 6176
Email: szuk@torkinmanes.com

Seth is a lawyer in our Commercial Real Estate Group, where his practice focuses on the acquisition, disposition, financing, leasing and development of commercial and residential real estate, as well as mortgage enforcement, realization and remedies.

Seth regularly drafts and negotiates a wide range of real estate related agreements and documents on behalf of purchasers and vendors, landlords and tenants, lenders and borrowers, including agreements of purchase and sale, leases, loan and security documents. Seth’s experience includes drafting condominium documents, purchase agreements for new homes and condominiums, as well as joint venture agreements. Seth also assists his clients with various development matters, including Committee of Adjustment applications, land titles applications, development agreements and the registration of subdivision and condominium plans.

In addition to his diverse real estate practice, Seth practices media & entertainment law. As part of his entertainment practice, Seth advises film, television and web production companies, cast, crew, talent, recording artists, producers, songwriters, artists and authors in connection with a wide array of media and entertainment industry matters. Seth has experience drafting and negotiating production, licensing and development contracts, and provides practical advice and representation with respect to the financing, production, licensing and distribution of film, television, music and media projects.

Seth is a member of the Board of Directors of Civic Theatres Toronto.  

  • Ontario Bar Association - Real Property Section
  • Canadian Bar Association

     

  • Member of the Board of Directors, Civic Theatres Toronto, the municipal Board which oversees the business affairs of the management and operation of Toronto's civic theatres (Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts and Toronto Centre for the Arts)
  • Steering Committee Member, Magna Carta Canada, a non-profit organization bringing an original copy of the Magna Carta and the Charter of the Forest to Canada for a four city tour in 2015
  • Volunteer, Ve’ahavta Poverty Reduction Outreach Program, Mobile Jewish Response to Homelessness

Services

Media & Entertainment Law

Credentials

  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2012

Education

  • J.D., Queen's University, 2011
  • Diploma in International and European Law, University Jean Moulin III, 2010
  • B.A. (Honours Specialization) Philosophy, University of Western Ontario, 2007
  • Advanced Certificate in Writing Proficiency, University of Western Ontario, 2007