Raj Kehar



Raj Kehar

Raj Kehar is a Partner at WeirFoulds LLP with a practice that involves all aspects of land use planning and development law. He represents both public and private sector clients.

Prior to joining WeirFoulds, Raj practised at a boutique municipal, planning and development law firm. Raj was also formerly in-house counsel on land use planning and development matters with a major Greater Toronto Area municipality. Raj is therefore uniquely positioned to understand land use planning and development matters from both a public and private sector perspective and he brings that insight to resolving his clients’ problems.

Raj helps his clients navigate the land development process. He provides strategic advice, opines on land use planning and development issues and has experience negotiating and drafting various land development agreements. Raj regularly appears before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, the Toronto Local Appeal Body and municipal committees and councils.

Raj is a frequent speaker on land use planning and development issues in Ontario and is actively involved with a number of professional associations. Notably, Raj has served as Chair of the Ontario Bar Association’s Municipal Law Section.


    • Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading lawyer in Municipal Law, 2021
    Called to the Bar
    • Ontario (2011)

    • J.D., University of Western Ontario
    • BBA, Schulich School of Business, York University
    • Law Society of Ontario
    • Ontario Bar Association

    Upcoming Event


    Legal and Regulatory Issues Facing Building Owners and Property Managers – PM Springfest 2021

    WeirFoulds Partners Karsten Lee, Jeff Cowan, Raj Kehar and Ryan Morris will be speaking at the 2021 PM Springfest taking place on April 21 and 22, 2021.…View Event

    Speaking Engagements

    Co-Chair, "LPAT Think Tank: Future Directions, Updates and Best Practices for Lawyers and Planners", The Canadian Bar Association, Online, November 26, 2020