News and Events Archive 2017
KRMC Welcomes Jeffrey Spiegel to the firm.
December 11, 2017
We are pleased to welcome Jeffrey Spiegel to the firm as an associate lawyer in our Corporate Commercial practice group.
Jeffrey joins us after having completed his articles at a full service Toronto law firm where he gained valuable experience in business law and also had the opportunity to be exposed to other areas of law.
We are happy to have Jeffrey join us as the latest addition to our talented team of lawyers and support staff.
Take our Kids to Work Day 2017
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 was Take Our Kids to Work Day and KRMC was happy to welcome the following grade nine students to the firm:
Activities for the day included spending time at Toronto Small Claims Court, learning about the Canadian judicial system and about the various paths to a career in the legal field. Grade nine students also spent time job shadowing their hosts which provided a first hand view of the world of work.
We thank the students for joining us and hope they enjoyed the day as much as we did!
Mark Lieberman Called to the Bar in Alberta
September 1, 2017
Mark Lieberman, a Partner in KRMC’s Creditor’s Rights department, was called to the Bar of the Law Society of Alberta on August 3, 2017. Madam Justice Read presided over the ceremony and Vance Siakaluk from Oshry and Co. sponsored Mark. Pictured below are (L-R), Vance Siakaluk, Mark Lieberman, Madam Justice Read, and Mark’s father. Congratulations Mark!
A Big Welcome to our new Articling Students!
August 3, 2017
KRMC is pleased to announce the arrival of the following articling students for the 2017-2018 articling term.
We also welcome Eli Lesser and Victor Cheng to the firm, who will complete their articles in KRMC’s Personal Injury and Insurance Litigation stream. Eli recently completed his third year of law school at Osgoode Hall Law School and Victor recently completed his third year of law school at Queen’s University Faculty of Law.
We look forward to working with our students during the coming months!
KRMC Welcomes Hero Salih to the Firm
June 28, 2017
We are pleased to announce the arrival of Hero S. Salih to our firm. Hero joins KRMC as an associate lawyer in the Corporate Commercial group and gained substantial business law experience working as a lawyer at a large downtown Toronto law firm and at a smaller firm in Hamilton. We are very happy to have Hero join us and feel she will be a great addition to the KRMC team!
KRMC’s Abigail Romberg and Raquel Kaplan Goldberg – Guest Speakers
June 13, 2017
On June 13, 2017, Abigail Romberg and Raquel Kaplan Goldberg gave an information session on the topic of “Powers of Attorney and Wills” to the B’Nai Brith Upper Canada Lodge. Approximately 30 seniors were in attendance. Abigail and Raquel discussed the importance of preparing for incapacity and death and of having Powers of Attorney for Personal Care, Powers of Attorney for Property and Wills.
Welcome New Personal Injury Summer Law Students
June 2, 2017
KRMC is pleased to announce the arrival of two additional 2017 summer law students to the firm. Samantha Bogoroch and Amy Zhang join us after having completed their second year of law school at Queen’s University Faculty of Law. We are happy to have both Samantha and Amy with us for the summer. Please join us in welcoming them to KRMC!
Philip Cho honored as a Community Leader
May 29, 2017
One of our partners, Philip Cho, was recently profiled by the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers in their Community Leaders Showcase in honour of Asian Heritage month:http://on.facl.ca/events/community-leaders-showcase/#Philip-Cho . FACL is a diverse coalition of Asian Canadian legal professionals who promote equity, justice, and opportunity for Asian Canadian legal professionals and the broader community. Over the last 10 years, FACL has grown to be a significant voice in the legal community in Canada.
Welcome New Summer Law Students
April 28, 2017
KRMC is pleased to announce the arrival of two general stream summer law students to the firm. Broghan Masters joins us after having completed her second year of law school at Osgoode Hall. Trisha Dhandhari also joins us after having completed her second year at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law. We are excited to have Broghan and Trisha with us this summer and welcome them both!
We look forward to the arrival of two additional summer law students joining us in May in our Personal Injury stream. More details soon to come!
Philip Cho to act as panel member at ACLSC’s upcoming conference
February 16, 2017
Philip Cho will be a speaking on the Civil Litigation Panel for the 13th Annual Asian Canadian Law Students Conference taking place on February 25, 2017 at the Ontario Bar Association. The Conference is organized by several student associations from law schools in Ontario, and sponsored by many of Canada’s largest law firms.