To be included in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory is an acknowledgement of a lawyer’s excellence by their peers and colleagues. The value and prestige of being a “Lexpert®-ranked” lawyer are demonstrated by the legal profession’s high level of participation in the Lexpert® survey. This year, the overall national response rate from law firm practitioners was 76.28%. Lexpert® rankings and awards are recognized throughout the Canadian legal community.
Sarah M. Boulby, Consistently Recommended Lexpert® Family Lawyer
Sarah M. Boulby is recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as a consistently recommended family lawyer. Sarah has practiced family law since 1993 and advises clients throughout Ontario and internationally on complex support, property, and parenting matters. She advocates for clients in alternative dispute resolution processes, including negotiations, mediations, and arbitrations, and appears before trial and appellate courts. Sarah also speaks and writes frequently on family law issues and has authored educational material used by the Law Society of Ontario.
Sarah has been recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada® as a leading family lawyer, and in 2019 was named Toronto Family Lawyer of the Year. She is a Fellow and past President of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, a worldwide organization of family lawyers recognized by their peers as leading lawyers in their countries. Sarah has also been a member of the Law Alumni Association of the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, a Director of the Toronto Lawyers Association, and Co-Chair of the Family and Estates Committee of the Toronto Lawyers Association.
Oren Weinberg, Repeatedly Recommended Lexpert® Family Lawyer
Oren Weinberg is recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as a repeatedly recommended family lawyer. He has practiced family law exclusively since 2005 and represents clients in negotiations, mediations, arbitrations, and before trial and appellate courts. He represents clients in Ontario and internationally on all aspects of family law matters, including property, support, and parenting matters.
Oren has been recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada® as a leading family lawyer. He is a member of the Toronto Lawyers Association and the Advocates’ Society and has been Governor and President of the Canadian chapter of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. A qualified mediator and arbitrator, Oren was granted the FDRP Med designation by FDRIO – the Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario. He participated in the Program on Mediation at the Harvard Negotiation Institute and completed the Mediating Disputes Workshop. As a mediator, Oren employs a solution-focused process that promotes the parties’ participation in resolving their disputes. He also arbitrates matters and represents clients in the arbitration process.
Congratulations to Sarah M. Boulby and Oren Weinberg for their recognition in this year’s edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory!