Year of Call 1996 Education McGill University, Universite de Montreal Location Toronto

Featured Areas of Practice Not-for-Profit & Charities Areas of Practice Business and Corporate Services Dental Practice Law Franchise Law Not-For-Profit & Charities Start-up Suite
Associations Quebec Bar Association, Law Society of Ontario, Canadian Bar Association

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Elisabeth Colson the head of the Corporate Commercial Department at Devry Smith Frank LLP. Fluently bilingual in English and in French, Elisabeth received her honors B.A. in Political Science from McGill University, and received her law degree in 1989. She is a member of the Ontario and Quebec bars and has held both private practice and in-house positions in Canada and abroad.

Elisabeth has extensive experience in a wide range of business law matters, including corporate governance and compliance and the structuring, registration, governance and operation of charitable and not-for-profit organizations.  Elisabeth regularly assists her not-for-profit clients with incorporating and obtaining registered charity status, maintaining charitable status, governance changes and transitions, and updating by-laws.

Elisabeth is Co-Chair of the Professional Advisory Committee of Baycrest; is on the Board of Directors of Alpaca Ontario; is a member of the One Life Gala Committee in support of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation; and is on the Advisory Board of Hercules Dynamics Inc.

For further information, please contact Elisabeth Colson at 416-446-5048