At Singleton Reynolds, our people are what makes us great. We come together every day with the common goal of providing exceptional legal services and ensuring we go above and beyond for each and every client.
The range of backgrounds of the partners, counsel, associates and staff of Singleton Reynolds enables us to offer a broad range of services.
Singleton Reynolds’ lawyers spend a significant amount of time researching and thinking about how industry or legislative changes could affect your business.
Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP is recognized as a leader in construction and infrastructure, insurance, commercial litigation, real estate and business law.
Singleton Reynolds has offices to serve you in Vancouver and Toronto.
Singleton Reynolds believes in community. Our team members are teaching at Canadian universities and abroad, lecturing the next generation of lawyers.
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Singleton Reynolds prides itself in being a leader in corporate social responsibility. We encourage diversity, charity, mentorship, civic dedication and neighbourhood support.
Singleton Reynolds strives to understand the balance between your career and your personal goals and encourages our legal and operations staff in the pursuit of their interests outside of the firm.
Our goal is to develop strong lawyers from student right through to partner. Mentoring and training start when you are a student and continue throughout your practice.
We are always on the lookout for talented professionals to contribute to our team. Singleton Reynolds offers a professional and challenging work environment, with a competitive compensation and benefits package.
We are now Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP (formerly Singleton Urquhart LLP), operating as Singleton Reynolds, and we welcome Sharon Vogel and Bruce Reynolds—two of Canada’s leading construction lawyers—along with Peter Wardle, one of Canada’s preeminent civil litigators, in our newly opened Toronto office.
This new partnership adds considerable bench strength to our construction, infrastructure and commercial litigation practices. It also adds a new dimension to the exceptional personalized advice and flexibility we have been known for the past 40+ years with our wide range of legal services in:
• commercial real estate
• corporate commercial
• insurance defense
• professional liability
• product liability
• workplace law
• business immigration.
We look forward to serving you with our new expanded strength.
Since rebranding and expanding into the Toronto market this past January, Singleton Reynolds has been repeatedly recognized as a leader in Construction and Infrastructure Law. In February, just a month after opening, we were named Construction Law Firm of the Year for 2018 by Benchmark Canada. Shortly thereafter, Bruce Reynolds was named Global Construction Lawyer of the Year by Who’s Who Legal and Stephen Berezowskyj was inducted into the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers. Sharon Vogel was recently named one of Canada’s Top 25 Female Litigators by Benchmark Canada.
SR lawyers have also been recognized by Chambers and Partners, Who’s Who Legal and Lexpert Leading Lawyers across a variety of practice areas.
We’ve been busy since January and have welcomed several new faces including two new partners Jane Ingman Baker and Michael Peraya.
SR’s Workplace Law Group held their annual seminar at the Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue on April 11. Melanie Samuels, Veronica Rossos, David Edinger and Talya Nemetz‑Sinchein presented on Sex, Drugs, Responsibilities and Roles. If you are interested in attending future workplace law seminars, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
In light of the tax proposals in the Federal Budget 2018, Singleton Reynolds and the accounting firm Crowe MacKay LLP hosted a breakfast-and-learn event on May 17 to discuss two significant changes to the taxation of private corporations and their shareholders—the tax on split income rules and the new passive investment income rules. The event was well attended.
Stephen Berezowskyj recently presented in the Continuing Legal Education of BC’s annual Construction Law course. He also presented a course on Builders Liens for intern architects at the Architectural Institute of B.C.
Our Toronto team hosted the Society of Construction Law for their North American launch on June 12.
With the launch of our Toronto office earlier this year, we have continued to add to our team nationally.
James Little, Emira Bouhafna and Jesse Gardner have all joined our Construction and Infrastructure Group in Toronto, working closely with Bruce Reynolds and Sharon Vogel. Evan Rankin also joined our Commercial and Business Litigation Group alongside Jesse and associate counsel Peter Wardle.
Ernest Soares joins as an associate in the Commercial Litigation Group. We also welcomed paralegal Warren Scrooby as part of our Construction and Infrastructure Practice Group.
Casey Dheensaw joins us as an articling student in Vancouver, and Makaela Peters joins as a summer student. In Toronto, Scott Clark and Natasha Rodrigues have also joined as summer students.
Jasmine Lam joined our Toronto team as a law clerk in January along with Toronto office manager Maria Di Bartolomeo.