Mar 12, 2015

Lisa R. Lifshitz recommended for Information Technology in the Chambers Global 2015 guide

We are pleased to announce the selection of Lisa R. Lifshitz as a leader in her field for Information Technology, as published in the Chambers Global 2015 Guide. To view her full listing, click here.

Mar 09, 2015

Mississauga gazebo appeal dismissed

James Round’s successful OMB Hearing result highlighted in the Novae Res Urbis newsletter. Read the details of the result here.

Feb 27, 2015

Torkin Manes wins 2014 LMA Your Honour Award for Best Online Presence

Torkin Manes is pleased to announce that we were recognized by the Legal Marketing Association for “Best Online Presence” at their 2014 Your Honour Award’s Gala on February 26 in Toronto. The Torkin Manes submission for Online ...

Feb 27, 2015

Sidney Troister for Bencher of The Law Society of Upper Canada - April 2015

Torkin Manes is pleased to support Sidney Troister in his campaign for Bencher of The Law Society of Upper Canada. (The Board of Governors of The Law Society of Upper Canada are called Benchers and the president of this Board is called the Treasur...

Feb 25, 2015

Lisa Lifshitz to co-chair the 2015 Canadian IT Law Association Conference Spring Forum

The Canadian IT Law Association Annual Conference provides information technology (“IT”) lawyers and business people with an opportunity to learn about the most recent and significant developments in Canadian and international IT Law, ...

Dec 03, 2014

Torkin Manes and Pro Bono Law Ontario partner with SickKids to provide legal advice to families in need

Torkin Manes is pleased to support the PBLO at SickKids program (formerly known as the Family Legal Health Program). This program helps families with many of the non-medical challenges that affect patients, including providing legal services....

Nov 27, 2014

SABA Awards 2014 – Celebrating Leadership, Excellence and Diversity

Torkin Manes is pleased to support the 2014 South Asian Bar Association Awards Gala on November 27th, 2014 at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto. The annual event helps celebrate and reward South Asian achievement in the legal profession. This y...

Nov 20, 2014

Stay current with Torkin Manes LegalWatch

Keep up to date on legislative changes with Torkin Manes LegalWatch publications. Please join our mailing list to receive updates on topics of interest to you.

Nov 03, 2014

Announcing Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video Series

Our new video series features Torkin Manes lawyers discussing topics relevant to you and your business.  

Oct 24, 2014

Torkin Manes technology partner Lisa R. Lifshitz named President of the Board of Directors of the Canadian IT Law Association/ l'Association canadienne du droit des technologies de l'information.

The Canadian IT Law Association, popularly known as IT.Can, is a national association of Canadian practitioners of information technology law and fosters the development of this growing field of legal practice. In her role as President, Lisa Lifsh...

Sep 02, 2014

Torkin Manes welcomes new first year associates

We are pleased to congratulate the following associates on their call to the Bar and we welcome them to the firm to begin their practices: John Fowler, Business Law; Aleksandar Jovanovic, Litigation; Alexa Turner, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury.

Aug 25, 2014

Torkin Manes lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015  

We are pleased to announce the selection of 13 Torkin Manes lawyers as leaders in their respective fields, as published in the latest edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada. Based on a highly-regarded annual peer review survey, Torkin Manes’ ...

Jul 24, 2014

Ron Manes and Josh Ginsberg featured in Globe and Mail article regarding limitations for 407 ETR lawsuits against toll road users

Torkin Manes lawyers Ron Manes and Josh Ginsberg argue that the Limitations Act prevents the 407 ETR from taking legal action against drivers more than two years after toll road charges are incurred. To read the full article in the Globe and Mail...

Jun 23, 2014

Torkin Manes lawyers named in The 2014 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

Torkin Manes is pleased to announce that several firm partners have been named as leaders in their fields in The 2014 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, and the firm itself has been ranked in Construction Law, Professional Liability and Property De...

Jun 06, 2014

Denise Brunsdon wins 2014 Torkin Manes LLP/WLAO Trailblazer Award

Torkin Manes LLP and the Women's Law Association of Ontario (WLAO) recognize a female law student for her leadership role in business and the law.

May 20, 2014

Torkin Manes' Len Rodness spearheads effort to bring Magna Carta to Canada

As co-chair of Magna Carta Canada, Torkin Manes Partner Len Rodness has been working with Durham Cathedral, United Kingdom approval authorities and Lord Cultural Resources to bring an original copy of the Magna Carta to Canada in 20...

May 05, 2014

Loretta Merritt receives LCA Service Award

In 2013 Loretta was selected as a recipient of the Litigation Counsel of America’s inaugural Peter Perlman Award.

Apr 28, 2014

Neil Abramson challenges decision on physician advertising in Bernstein case

Torkin Manes partner Neil Abramson talks to the National Post about a controversial ruling by the College of Physicians and Surgeons in a case involving physician advertising by weight-loss industry giant, Dr. Stanley Bernstein.

Apr 21, 2014

Torkin Manes ranked as a top 10 Ontario regional firm by Canadian Lawyer

We are proud to be recognized, once again, as a top 10 Ontario regional firm by Canadian Lawyer magazine

Mar 19, 2014

"Lean In" Panel Discussion supported by Torkin Manes

On March 18, 2014, a number of Torkin Manes lawyers and articling students participated in a very lively, informative and very well-attended “Lean In” panel discussion at the Law Society presented by Articling Women of Toronto and the ...