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Sumeet (Sonu) Dhanju-Dhillon

Tel: 416 360 4738  Fax: 1 877 689 3896
Email: sdhanju-dhillon@torkinmanes.com

Sonu is a partner in our Litigation Group, practising in all areas of civil litigation, with a particular focus on business law. She has a range of experience in litigation involving critical business issues arising from corporate transactions, contractual and business relationship disputes, and commercial leasing issues.

To date, Sonu has appeared before masters and judges of the Superior Court of Justice and has assisted on numerous cases that have gone before the Court of Appeal and administrative tribunals. She has also been involved in numerous private mediations and arbitrations. 

Languages: English, Punjabi

In law school, Sonu received the first place oralist award in the Martin Domke Award competition at the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria.

  • Passport to the New Rules - Hit the Ground Running

    Co-author, Ontario Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Newsletter, Vol. 18, No. 2

  • Director's Seat: What Director's Liability Means for Your Business

    Canadian Jeweller, June/July 2009

  • Director's Seat: A Look at Why a Director's Liability is Always Personal

    Integrated Health Retailer

  • Federal Government provides "eco" benefits to producers

    Co-author, Biofuels Magazine, Bioenergy Canada, December/January 2008

  • The Advocates' Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • The Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC)
  • The Indus Entrepreneur
  • Magna Carta Canada Committee
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association Professional Development Committee, Co-Secretary
  • The Roger Fisher Negotiation Training Scholarship, Chair
  • Director Legal Advisor for the North Toronto Aquatic Club
  • Past Executive, Toronto Sikh Professionals
  • Past Director of Public Relations, Sikh Centennial Foundation, Gala Committee
  • Past volunteer, Women’s College Hospital Foundation

 

Services

Credentials

  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2008 

Education

  • LL.B., Osgoode Hall, York University, 2007, including a term at the Cornell-Sorbonne Summer Institute in Paris, France, studying International Commercial Arbitration and Comparative Corporate law
  • University of Toronto, English, Philosophy and Biology