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Matt Maurer Named a 2019 Lexpert Rising Star

Torkin Manes is pleased to announce that Matt Maurer has been selected as a 2019 Lexpert Rising Star: Leading Lawyers Under 40.

Matt is Co-chair of the firm’s Cannabis Law Group, and has been instrumental in growing the firm’s clientele in that sector.  He is recognized as an regulatory expert within the industry and is routinely sought out by clients to provide regulatory and strategic guidence. 

Matt is also an accomplished trial and appellate lawyer managing a thriving litigation practice in a range of commercial disputes and industries.

Matt is committed to giving back to the community and has a strong focus on mentorship. For the last five years, Matt has been a teacher and assessor for the Law Society of Ontario’s LPP (Law Practice Program).  In keeping with his commitment to mentorship, Matt takes the development of junior lawyers very seriously and many of the firm’s associates have expressed an appreciation for the experiences they have had working with him.  He is also a tutor for the Law Society of Ontario to licensing candidates writing their bar admission exams. 

Lexpert's Rising Stars includes lawyers in private practice, as well as in-house counsel and pays tribute to those who are at the top of the legal profession and leaders in the legal community. Finalists were selected by an advisory board who lead some of Canada's largest law firms and corporations. The 2019 Rising Stars were announced at a gala dinner in Toronto held on November 7, 2019 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel and is featured in the November/December issue of Lexpert Magazine.

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