Ari N. Kaplan

Koskie Minsky LLP

20 Queen St W, Suite 900, Box 52
Toronto, ON M5H 3R3
Phone: (416) 595-2087
Fax: (416) 204-2875

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 2nd Ed. (2013). Cited as an authority numerous times by the Supreme Court of Canada and other appellate courts and commissions. Practice focus on employee benefit claims during employer restructuring and wind up matters; administrative law, human rights claims and class actions involving pension rights; plan governance and regulatory compliance. Clients are any pension stakeholders including trustees of multi-employer plans, 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 (2010-2012) to the Board of Trustees of the Law Foundation of Ontario. Co-owner and head of business development at Paper Bag Records, a leading North American independent record label. Appears regularly in media. 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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