Help I’ve been fired!

Getting fired can happen to any of us.  Some of the most recognizable and successful business men and women have been fired from their…

Buying a House with Mr. Maybe

Living together (cohabitation) is not always an antecedent to marriage. But buying a house with Mr. Maybe differs from sharing a basement apartment with…

Residential Tenancies Act 2006

From its purpose, applications, exemptions, and more. The Residential Tenancies Act is the most important Act for landlords and tenants to understand to know…

Thinking of Self-Representing?

Thinking of self-representing? Better think again. Potential Pitfalls of the Self-Represented Litigant There are a number of potential pitfalls people face when bringing claims…

The Hidden Condo Clause

The pursuit of finding a rental unit is a treacherous feat, driven by a desire to find a great location with adequate living space…

Just Cause Dismissal of Employees

 Some Considerations Surrounding Just Cause Dismissal of Employees  General Principles Regarding Just Cause Typically, there is a requirement for reasonable notice for termination under…

Network

Social networks are great, but at Hummingbird we have the real thing. Over the past two decades we have been building up networks that…

Alternative Billing

One size does not fit all. Law firms fixed on hourly billing are simply not aligned with their clients. Our unique perspective from all…

Cloud

As a forward thinking firm, Hummingbird lives in the cloud. Both inside and out, everyone who is a part of Hummingbird benefits from the…

Jagjit S. Bhathal

Jag is a devoted Family Lawyer. He brings more than 15 years of courtroom experience to Hummingbird Lawyers, having appeared in the Supreme Court…

Andrew M. Fortis

Andrew leads Hummingbird Lawyers Real Estate and Corporate / Commercial practices. Andrew is Hummingbirds go-to guru for commercial and residential real estate transactions, offering over 15 years experience,…

Roy M. Bernhard

Roy serves as our Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for leading the development and execution of the Firm’s long term strategy with a…

Amy M. MacAlpine

Amy leads Hummingbird Lawyers Wills and Estates practice, bringing more than 13 years of experience in Wills and Estates to Hummingbird Lawyers. A Boston native,…

Darren Smith

Darren directs Hummingbird Lawyers’ Civil Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution practices, offering over 12 years of litigation experience specializing in business/commercial litigation, covering shareholder and…

Michael E.B. Taing

Michael is an Associate Lawyer in the Corporate/Commercial and Real Estate practices at Hummingbird Lawyers LLP. Michael’s practice focuses on advising health professionals including…

Ella Aiaseh

Ella works closely with the Family Law team at Hummingbird Lawyers on a variety of family law cases, with a special focus on cases…

Brian Greenspan

Brian is a Lawyer in the Employment and Corporate/Commercial practices at Hummingbird Lawyers LLP. Brian’s employment law practice focuses on wrongful dismissals, disability claims, accommodations, workplace…

Adina Schild

Adina began her work at Hummingbird Lawyers as a summer intern in 2013 and completed 10 months as a Student-at-Law with the firm. Adina…

Douglas J. Green

Douglas Green is an Honorary Partner with Hummingbird Lawyers LLP. Doug was called to the bar in Ontario in 1976, a graduate of the University…

Jaime Dym

Jaime Dym is a legal assistant with Hummingbird Lawyers. Jaime will shortly be sworn in as a Paralegal. Working primarily in the area of family…

Ariela Cohen

Ariela Cohen supports Hummingbirds business development initiatives. Ariela ensures that new clients coming in to Hummingbird know about the services and value that are…

Nadia Scobici

Nadia is a legal assistant with Hummingbird Lawyers. She works closely with Andrew Fortis and Michael Taing on corporate matters and with Amy MacAlpine…

Christine Fraschini

Christine Fraschini is a Law Clerk with Hummingbird Lawyers working primarily in the real estate area of law. She is actively involved in the…

Susan Park

Susan Park is a law clerk in the Real Estate and Corporate area of law. She is actively involved in real estate transactions and…

Ashley Singer

Ashley is the Operations Coordinator at Hummingbird Lawyers. She works very closely with Roy Bernhard and the administrative team to ensure that the firm…

Daniel Wulffhart

Dan is an Articling Student at Hummingbird Lawyers and will be called to the Bar in June 2017. In his role with the firm,…