Aaron Hershtal

  • Professional Negligence Defence
  • Shareholder and Partnership Disputes
  • Bankruptcy/Insolvency
  • Real Property and Leasing Disputes
  • Franchise Litigation
  • Employment Disputes
  • Contract Disputes
  • B.A. (With Merit) York University (2003).
  • J.D. Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (2006).
  • Member of the New York State Bar (2008); Ontario Bar (2009)

Aaron is a skillfull and practical advocate that uses an efficient and strategic approach to achieve the best results for his clients.

Aaron’s broad litigation practice focuses on commercial litigation and professional negligence defence . In his commercial litigation practice, Aaron regularly acts as advocate and advisor to publicly and privately held corporations, as well as individuals, in the areas of shareholder and partnership disputes, real estate disputes, contract disputes and employment matters. Aaron has also acted for both debtors and creditors in insolvency and restructuring matters.

Aaron has appeared as counsel in numerous trials and arbitrations, and has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario. Aaron is listed as one of LawPRO’s preferred defence counsel.

Aaron spends most of his time outside the office with his wife and three children. With whatever free time he has left Aaron serves a number of community organisations including as a volounteer hockey coach and as board member of his synagogue.


Kingridge (Bronte) Inc. v. 1401114 Ontario Inc., 2018 ONCA 957 (CanLII)

Kingridge v. 1401114 Ontario Inc., 2018 ONSC 436 (CanLII)

Moazzani v Roudechi-Ghias, 2016 ONSC 644 (CanLII)

Freed (Yorkville) Ltd v High Value Consultants Limited, 2015 ONSC 7625 (CanLII)

1201059 Ontario Inc. v. Pizza Pizza Limited, 2015 ONSC 1208 (CanLII)


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