Partner announcement

Blakes Welcomes New Partner Liviu Kaufman

February 11, 2015

Blakes, one of Canada’s leading business law firms, is pleased to announce that Liviu Kaufman has become a Partner of the Firm.

Liviu’s practice is focused on commercial litigation with an emphasis on infrastructure/public procurement matters. He is a strong, all-round commercial litigator with solid experience in a wide range of fields and has appeared before all court levels and administrative tribunals, in English or French, as counsel to either plaintiffs or defendants. Liviu has significant trial experience in fields as diverse as trade-marks, leasing, estates, judicial review, insurance, real estate, employment law, private international law, contract termination claims, franchising, construction and infrastructure/public procurement.

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) is a leading business law firm with offices in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, New York, London, Bahrain and Beijing. Serving a diverse national and international client base, our integrated office network provides clients with access to the Firm’s full spectrum of capabilities in virtually every area of business law. Whether an issue is local or multi-jurisdictional, practice-area specific or interdisciplinary, Blakes handles transactions of all sizes and levels of complexity. We also focus on building long-term relationships with clients by providing unparalleled client service and the highest standard of legal advice, always informed by the business context. More information on Blakes is available by visiting the Firm's website at or by following us on Twitter @BlakesLaw.

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Liviu Kaufman

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

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Université de Montréal

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