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Steven Cygelfarb

Partner

Toronto

PROFILE

Listed as a Leading Practitioner in the 2017 Canadian Lexpert® Directory

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Steven was selected by his peers to be included in the 10th Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada in the specialty of Real Estate Law.

Steven is a partner in the Real Estate group.  He practices exclusively in the area of commercial leasing; acts for landlords, tenants, developers, lenders and property managers in respect of industrial, commercial and office leases; has been a guest lecturer for the Law Society of Upper Canada, The Canadian Bar Association, The Institute for International Research, The International Council of Shopping Centres and CIPREC; received LLB from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1981 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1983.  He is listed in LEXPERT The Canadian Legal Directory in the "Repeatedly Recommended" category for leading Toronto practitioners in the Property Leasing section, in the LEXPERT Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and in Woodward White, Inc.'s The Best Lawyers in Canada.

Publications

AUGUST 22 2017

10 Fogler Rubinoff Partners Ranked in The Best Lawyers in Canada

Fogler, Rubinoff is pleased to announce that the following lawyers were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.

  • Steven A. Cygelfarb - Real Estate Law
  • Jack D. Coop – Environmental Law
  • Milton A. Davis - Legal Malpractice Law
  • Michael B. Fraleigh - Health Care Law
  • Jeffrey B. Goldenberg - Real Estate Law
  • Bill Hearn - Advertising & Marketing Law
  • Ian Kady - Real Estate Law
  • Martin Middlestadt – Real Estate Law
  • Kenneth W. Movat - Construction Law
  • Colleen Spring Zimmerman - Intellectual Property Law 

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding lawyers by conducting peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.                            

MAY 01 2017

Nine lawyers profiled as leading practitioners in the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory

The 2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory  has profiled nine Fogler Rubinoff lawyers as leading practitioners:

Jack D. Coop - Environmental

Steven A. Cygelfarb - Property Leasing

Michael B. Fraleigh - Medical Negligence

Bill Hearn - Advertising & Marketing Law

Justin Jakubiak - Corporate Comerical Litigation

Martin L. Middlestadt - Property Leasing

Kenneth W. Movat - Construction Law

Colleen Spring Zimmerman - Intellectual Property

Michael S. Wolfish - Property Leasing

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory ranks individual lawyers across 64 areas of expertise and firms in over 40 practice areas. Recommendations for lawyers in the annual publication are the product of an extensive peer review process, with firm rankings tabulated from the cumulative rankings of individuals within each practice area reviewed.

AUGUST 10 2016

Eight Fogler Rubinoff Partners recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada

Fogler, Rubinoff is pleased to announce that the following lawyers were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.

  • Steven A. Cygelfarb - Real Estate Law
  • Milton A. Davis - Legal Malpractice Law
  • Michael B. Fraleigh - Health Care Law
  • Jeffrey B. Goldenberg - Real Estate Law
  • Bill Hearn - Advertising & Marketing Law
  • Kenneth W. Movat - Construction Law
  • Sheldon Silver - Tax Law
  • Colleen Spring Zimmerman - Intellectual Property Law 

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding lawyers by conducting peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.                            

JUNE 28 2016

Eight Fogler Rubinoff Partners have been profiled as Leading Practitioners in the 2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory

The 2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory  has profiled eight Fogler Rubinoff lawyers as leading practitioners:

Steven A. Cygelfarb - Property Leasing

Milton A. Davis - Professional Liability

Michael B. Fraleigh - Medical Negligence

Bill Hearn - Advertising & Marketing Law

Martin L. Middlestadt - Property Leasing

Kenneth W. Movat - Construction Law

Colleen Spring Zimmerman - Intellectual Property

Michael S. Wolfish - Property Leasing

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory ranks individual lawyers across 64 areas of expertise and firms in over 40 practice areas. Recommendations for lawyers in the annual publication are the product of an extensive peer review process, with firm rankings tabulated from the cumulative rankings of individuals within each practice area reviewed.

AUGUST 25 2015

10th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada

We are pleased to announce that Steven A. Cygelfarb, Milton A. Davis, Michael B. Fraleigh, Jeffrey B. Goldenberg, Martin L. Middlestadt, Kenneth W. MovatSheldon Silver, Q.C. and Colleen Spring Zimmerman have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 10th Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada.

JULY 30 2015

Leading Practitioners in the 2015 Canadian Lexpert® Directory

Fogler, Rubinoff LLP is pleased to announce that the following lawyers are Listed as Leading Practitioners in the  2015 Canadian Lexpert® Directory:

 

Steven Cygelfarb

Milton Davis

Michael Fraleigh

Martin Middlestadt

Kenneth Movat

Sheldon Silver

Colleen Spring Zimmerman

Michael Wolfish

FEBRUARY 20 2013

Best Lawyers in Canada

We are pleased to announce that Raymond M. Gelgoot, Martin L. Middlestadt, Colleen Spring Zimmerman, Jeffrey B. Goldenberg, Steven A. Cygelfarb and Kenneth W. Movat, were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the Seventh Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada.

Practice Areas

Memberships

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Canadian Bar Association

Education

  • Admitted to Ontario Bar, 1983
  • Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B., 1981

Seminars

  • End of term repair, removal and restoration obligations – What is the scope of the tenant’s obligation?" ICSC Annual Conference, 2017
  • The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2017
  • Ground Leases and Leasebacks – Essential Differences You Need to Know, 2015
  • Operating Cost Charge-Backs: Five Issues on the Edge, Real Leasing Seminar, 2003
  • The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2009
  • Speaker, Osgoode Hall, Toronto, Ontario
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