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New wills and estates, corporate lawyer for Devry Smith Frank

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 @ 3:05 PM | By John Chunn

Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) welcomed Esther Abecassis, a new wills and estates and corporate lawyer who is joining the Toronto office.

According to a press release from DSF, which merged with Woitzik Polsinelli LLP in October 2020, Abecassis graduated from Western University where she earned both her BA and J.D and was called to the bar in 2019. She began her legal career at a midsized downtown firm as a member of the corporate and tax law groups. She then joined a boutique corporate law firm where she developed her skills in business law, estate planning and real estate.

Abecassis specializes in private wealth management and business law with extensive experience in dealing with large and complex estate matters. She has worked closely with businesses and organizations to provide effective strategies at all stages of development from incorporation to sale.