Aird & Berlis LLP
Aird & Berlis LLP

Aird & Berlis is a leading law firm, serving clients across Canada and globally. The firm has over 200 lawyers and business advisors dedicated to providing strategic legal and business advice. With strong national and international expertise, the firm’s professionals advise clients ranging from entrepreneurs to multinational corporations.

Main Areas of Practice

Aird & Berlis has extensive experience in acting for Canadian and international clients in all principal areas of business law, including:

• Banking & Finance

• Fintech

• Occupational Health & Safety

• Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies & ICOs

• Franchising, Distribution & Licensing

• Privacy & Data Security

• Cannabis

• Gaming

• Private Business Services

• Capital Markets

• Health

• Procurement

• Capital Pool Company/Reverse Takeover

• Hospitality

• Public Policy & Government Relations

• Charities & Not-For-Profits

• Indigenous Law

• Real Estate

• Commercial Leasing

• Infrastructure


• Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment

• Insolvency & Restructuring

• Sports & Media 

• Construction

• Intellectual Property 

• Startups & Emerging Companies

• Corporate/Commercial

• Investment Management & Registration

• Tax

• Energy

• Labour & Employment

• Technology

• Environmental

• Litigation & Dispute Resolution

• Telecommunications

• Esports

• Mergers & Acquisitions/Private Equity 

• Transportation

• Estates & Trusts

• Mines & Minerals

• Venture Finance

• Expropriation

• Municipal & Land Use Planning


International Reach

Aird & Berlis recognizes the global realities of doing business. The firm acts for international entities doing business in Canada and Canadian entities doing business abroad. With established connections around the world, Aird & Berlis provides seamless service on cross-border and multijurisdictional matters involving Canadian law.

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PsyBio Therapeutics Corp. (formerly Leo Acquisitions Corp.) (“PsyBio”) recently completed a reverse takeover (the “Reverse Takeover”) of PsyBio Therapeutics, Inc
On Feb. 18, Harborside Inc. (“Harborside”), a California-focused, vertically-integrated cannabis enterprise, completed a brokered private placement offering of units for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $35 million
On Feb. 12, Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (“Allied”) completed a $600 million debt offering of 1.726 per cent series H senior unsecured debentures pursuant to a prospectus supplement dated Feb. 5, 2021 to a short form base shelf prospectus dated Nov. 19, 2019
181 Bay St, Suite 1800, Brookfield Pl Toronto, ON, Canada, M5J 2T9
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