Jeffrey Hoffman is a senior partner of the firm. His practice includes all areas of commercial litigation with an emphasis on franchise and distribution law disputes, real estate disputes, employment disputes and matters involving allegations of professional negligence. Jeffrey has 30 years of experience in commercial litigation, including appearances before the Superior Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal for Ontario. Jeffrey has been recognized in a number of legal publications for his work in Franchise Law, including Chambers Canada, Who’s Who Legal: Canada and Lexpert® as Most Frequently Recommended. He was named The Best Lawyers in Canada 2014 Toronto Franchise Lawyer of the Year. Jeffrey is a Past Chair of the Ontario Bar Association Franchise Law Section and is a member of the Commercial List User's Committee of the Superior Court of Justice (Ontario). Jeffrey is a frequent author and speaker on litigation and franchise matters and he is a mediator and arbitrator. Jeffrey received a BA (Hons) from the University of Toronto and an LLB from the University of Windsor Faculty of Law. Jeffrey is a member of The Advocates' Society, the Toronto Lawyers Association and the Ontario Bar Association. He is also an associate member of the American Bar Association.