Ari N. Kaplan

Kaplan Law

393 University Ave, Suite 2000
Toronto, ON M5G 1E6
Phone: (416) 565-4656

Partner. Author of Pension Law (2005), Canada’s first book in the area and winner of the Walter Owen book prize for excellence in Canadian legal literature. Co-Author, Pension Law 2e (2013). Qualified mediator and Canada's first ADR professional with subject expertise in pension law. Practice focus on employee benefit claims, spousal rights and marriage breakdown, pension interests during restructuring and wind up; administrative law, human rights claims and class actions involving pension rights; plan governance and regulatory compliance. Clients include pension stakeholders including trustees, employee and pensioner groups, trade unions. Counsel on some of Canada’s leading pension cases. Appears before courts and tribunals across Canada including at the appellate level. Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Toronto and past assistant professor at the University of Western Ontario. Appointed by the Attorney General to the Board of Trustees of the Law Foundation of Ontario (2010–2012). Co-owner and head of business development at Paper Bag Records, a leading North American independent record label. Appears regularly in media and speaker at conferences. Past Chair of the OBA, Pension & Benefits Section. BA (Hons.), McGill; LLB, LLM, Osgoode.

Year Called to the Bar:1999 (ON)
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