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Thursday, February 23, 2017 @ 7:00 PM  

■ Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP has hired Christine Kellowan as an associate working with the firm’s construction and litigation practice groups. Kellowan represents various parties in the construction industry, including owners, general contractors, developers and subtrades.

■ Blaney McMurtry LLP has hired Zack Garcia and Laina Smith as associates. Garcia works with insurers on a diverse range of policies, including commercial general liability, professional errors and omissions, fidelity/crime, property, directors’ and officers’ liability, cyber risk and employment practices liability. Smith focuses mainly on corporate and commercial law, including privacy.

■ Ted Citrome and Ted Kalnins are new partners in Dickinson Wright LLP’s Toronto office. Citrome’s practice focuses on all aspects of Canadian taxation law, with a particular emphasis on the taxation of acquisitions/divestures, reorganizations and corporate finance. Kalnins has a broad commercial litigation practice which includes breach of contract disputes, franchise disputes, IP disputes, employment law disputes, product liability claims, shareholder disputes, real estate disputes and debt collection.

■ WeirFoulds LLP has added Bianca La Neve and Faren Bogach as partners. La Neve is focused on guardianships, will challenges and interpretations, power of attorney issues and disputes, passings of accounts, variations of trust and dependant relief applications. Bogach’s practice focuses on construction and commercial matters.