Kobi Bessin

Tel: 416 643 8805 Fax: 1 844 842 9185


Kobi is a partner in our Business Law Group. His practice focuses on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance.

Kobi acts as a trusted advisor for his clients and his experience includes the successful completion of numerous complex transactions. He provides sound counsel at all stages to formulate, negotiate and implement the structure of acquisitions or sales of businesses, as well as other corporate and commercial transactions. He has experience across a wide array of industries and is particularly active in the pharmaceutical and health care sectors.

By working closely with his clients, Kobi is able to provide valuable strategic advice, always focused on completing the transaction or task at hand while delivering on his clients’ business goals and objectives.

Lexpert Rising Stars 2020

Awards & Recognition

  • Named a 2020 Lexpert Rising Star: Leading Lawyers Under 40
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory - Leading Lawyers to Watch - Corporate Mid-Market (2021)
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory - Corporate Mid-Market (2018)


  • Canadian Bar Association (CBA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA) 
  • Ontario Bar Association (OBA)
  • New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)
  • District of Columbia Bar (DCB)


  • LL.M. (Tax), Osgoode Hall Law School, 2012
  • J.D., University of Detroit Mercy Law School, 2006
  • B.A. (Political Science), The University of Western Ontario, 2002


  • Called to the Washington, D.C. Bar, 2010 
  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2009  
  • Called to the New York Bar, 2008