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WeirFoulds Partners Named in the 2018 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada

December 13, 2017
Glenn W. Ackerley, Lisa A. Borsook, Bryan Finlay QC

We are pleased to announce that Glenn W. Ackerley, Lisa A. Borsook, and Bryan Finlay QC have been ranked in the Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

Glenn Ackerley discusses proposed changes to the Construction Lien Act with Upword Magazine

October 17, 2017
Glenn W. Ackerley

Partner Glenn Ackerley writes about Bill 142, An Act to amend the Construction Lien Act in Upword Magazine, a quarterly magazine produced by the Winnipeg Construction Association.

WeirFoulds real estate transaction featured in Lexpert Big Real Estate

October 6, 2017
Sylvia Adriano, Richard J. Arezes, Robert A. Eisenberg, David R. Thompson

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that we are featured in the latest Lexpert Big Real Estate.

Lisa Borsook named in 2016 CBDC's Diversity 50 Board Candidates list

November 21, 2016
Lisa A. Borsook

WeirFoulds congratulates Lisa Borsook, Executive Partner on being listed in the Canadian Board Diversity Council's (CBDC) 2016 Diversity 50 – Canada's Most Diverse Board Candidates.

WeirFoulds Boosts its Construction Practice Group with the Addition of Max Shafir, QC and Sandra Astolfo

October 12, 2016
Sandra Astolfo, Max Shafir QC

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that Max Shafir, QC and Sandra Astolfo have  joined the firm in the Construction Practice Group.

Five WeirFoulds Partners Listed as Leading Infrastructure Lawyers in 2016 Lexpert® Special Edition – Infrastructure

August 29, 2016
Glenn W. Ackerley, Lisa A. Borsook, Barnet H. Kussner, Bradley N. McLellan, Christopher J. Tzekas

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that the firm has once again been listed in the Lexpert® Special Edition – Infrastructure. The five partners listed in this special edition affirm our position as industry leaders in the field of infrastructure and public-private partnerships. 

Chris Tzekas Discusses Expropriation with CityTV News

June 2, 2016
Christopher J. Tzekas

Chris Tzekas, administrative law and civil litigation partner at WeirFoulds, spoke to Adrian Ghobrial of CityTV News on May 31, 2016 about expropriation issues related to the proposed Scarborough subway extension.

Glenn Ackerley Moderates Industry Forum on Updated Ontario Lien Act

May 19, 2016
Glenn W. Ackerley

Glenn Ackerley, chair of WeirFoulds' Construction practice, is featured in the Daily Commercial News for moderating an industry panel at the Toronto Construction Association (TCA)'s annual Members' Day on May 11, 2016.

WeirFoulds Proud to Sponsor The Construction Institute of Canada's 2016 National Student Bid Competition Awards Gala

April 12, 2016
Glenn W. Ackerley

WeirFoulds is proud to sponsor and support The Construction Institute of Canada's 2016 National Student Bid Competition Awards Gala. The Simulated Student Bid Competition is an annual event held to assist students to understand the real life challenges that are present within the construction bidding and estimating process.

Glenn Ackerley Discusses Building Infrastructure in Lexpert Cover Feature

April 11, 2016
Glenn W. Ackerley

Glenn Ackerley, partner and Chair of the Construction practice at WeirFoulds, is featured in the cover article "Building Infrastructure: The Legal Framework for Canada's Push", in the April 2016 edition of Lexpert.

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Glenn Ackerley Discusses Breaking Down Barriers in Procurement

February 24, 2016
Glenn W. Ackerley

Glenn Ackerley, partner, construction law, discussed breaking down barriers in procurement at the Breaking Down Barriers - Identifying Opportunities - Overcoming Challenges session hosted by the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce on February 24, 2016. The event was covered by local newspaper Niagara This Week, in an article by Paul Forsyth entitled Stopping the hallowing out of the Niagara construction industry: Forum focuses on barriers to local firms getting municipal contracts.

WeirFoulds Represents Honeywell in the Acquisition of COM DEV International's Space Hardware and Systems Business

February 4, 2016
Richard J. Arezes, Jennie Baek, Ruth De Sousa, Conor Dooley, Jim Dublack, Wayne T. Egan, Nikiforos Iatrou, Ann Lattanzio, Karsten T. Lee, Eva Lombardi, Irene MacLeod, Maralynne A. Monteith, Ryan L. Morris, Steven Rukavina

On Thursday, February 4, 2016, Honeywell (NYSE:HON) completed the previously announced acquisition by plan of arrangement of COM DEV International Ltd. (TSX:CDV), a leading satellite and space components provider of switches and multiplexers.

WeirFoulds Proud to Continue Supporting the Black Law Students' Association of Canada and BLSACares

February 3, 2016
Frank E. Walwyn

WeirFoulds is proud to continue supporting the Black Law Students' Association of Canada (BLSA Canada) by sponsoring the 25th Annual National Conference and the association's charitable branch, BLSACares.

WeirFoulds Ranked Number One in the Canadian Lawyer Survey for the Top 10 Ontario Regional Firms 2015

September 7, 2015

WeirFoulds LLP is delighted to announce that the Firm has been voted by our peers and colleagues as the number one regional law firm in Canadian Lawyer's 2015 Survey for the Top 10 Ontario Regional Firms. Canadian Lawyer surveyed lawyers and in-house counsel from across Canada to vote on Ontario's full-service regional firms based on regional service coverage, client base, notable mandates, service excellence and legal expertise.

OBA Honours Lisa Borsook

May 27, 2014
Lisa A. Borsook

WeirFoulds LLP is pleased to announce that Lisa Borsook will be honoured by the Ontario Bar Association with the 2014 OBA Award of Excellence in Real Estate.