Larry Weinberg is a partner with significant experience in all matters relating to franchising, licensing and distribution. He is a past chair of the Ontario Bar Association Franchise Law Section, Vice-Chair of the International Bar Association Committee on Franchising, Chair (and sole Canadian member) of the IFA’s Supplier Forum Advisory Board, and an active member of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Forum on franchising as well as the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA). Larry was the first Canadian lawyer to be appointed Director of the ABA Forum’s International Division and to a leadership role on its Governing Committee. He is co-editor of the ABA Forum’s text Fundamentals of Franchising-Canada, editor and co-author of the chapter on Canada for ABA’s International Franchise Sales Laws text and co-author/co-editor of CFA’s How to Franchise Your Business. A frequent speaker at Canadian, US, and international conferences, Larry is also recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada and Franchise Times. He was the recipient of the 2014 Lexpert Zenith Award and was named the worldwide franchise “Lawyer of the Year” in 2014, 2015 and 2016 by Who’s Who Legal. Larry was called to the Ontario Bar in 1989.