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Ari Tenenbaum

Tel: 416 643 8817  Fax: 1 888 312 0065
Email: atenenbaum@torkinmanes.com

Ari is a partner in our Business Law and Corporate Finance Groups. His practice focuses on all aspects of business and corporate law. He routinely leads complex transactions, including share and asset acquisitions and dispositions as well as corporate reorganizations.

Ari negotiates and successfully implements private placement and venture capital transactions, as well as many secured and unsecured lending facilities. Through his involvement in the New York State Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association and his other international networks, he regularly provides legal advice for cross-border work, both inbound and outbound. In addition to all of the above specialized areas, Ari also provides counsel on day-to-day activities for a wide range of clients, from start-ups to established enterprises.

Ari brings to his practice strong analytical skills and an ability to assess situations quickly, focusing energies on key issues to effect pragmatic, timely solutions. One of his greatest skills is the ability to make the law make sense, ensuring his clients are engaged and informed at all stages. Ari's extensive experience in community organizations has imbued him with the skills necessary to relate to a wide variety of personalities and communities.  

  • Open Border - Hidden Risks

    Moderator, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • Global Law Day – Crafting Cross‐Border Structures

    Co-coordinator, Joint New York State Bar Association and Ontario Bar Association Global Law Day Program

  • Incentivizing Employees – Choosing the Right “Option”

    Moderator, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • M & A Trends for Private Companies and their Shareholders

    Coordinator and Contributor, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • Setting Up Shop

    Beyond the Border, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • Securing the Future: The importance of shareholder agreements in family-owned businesses

    Presentation to an accounting firm

  • Employee Restrictive Covenants and IP Protection

    Look Before You Leap: Six Issues to Consider Before Buying a Business, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • Securing the Future: The importance of shareholder agreements in family-owned businesses

    Family Feud II - Strategies to Ensure the Continued Success of the Family-Owned Business, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association, International Section - Chair of Toronto Chapter
  • Toronto UJA Jewish Chamber of Commerce
  • Board member, Shomrai Shabbos Synagogue
  • Chairman of the Board, Netivot HaTorah Day School

Services

Credentials

  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2003

Education

  • J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School, 2002
  • B.A., (with Distinction) in Political Science, York University, 1999