Ari Tenenbaum

Tel: 416 643 8817 Fax: 1 888 312 0065


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.  


  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association, International Section - Chair of Toronto Chapter

Community Involvement

  • Toronto UJA Jewish Chamber of Commerce
  • Board member, Shomrai Shabbos Synagogue
  • Chairman of the Board, Netivot HaTorah Day School

Publications & Presentations

Presentation May 16, 2018

What You Missed During Tax Season 2018

Torkin Manes Webinar
Aug 15, 2017

Sweeping Proposed Tax Changes to Private Corporations

Torkin Manes LegalPoint
Presentation Nov 17, 2016

Open Border - Hidden Risks

Moderator, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar