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Adam* is comfortable in high pressure situations. A former soccer referee at the semi-professional level, Adam understands the importance of remaining focused when all sides are playing to win. Applying this experience to the practice of law, Adam controls§ the narrative in order to obtain the best outcome for his clients. Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Adam completed his articles at the Constitutional Law Branch of the Ministry of the Attorney General, where he worked on matters before all levels of court in Ontario, as well as the Supreme Court of Canada. Due to his growing familiarity with the courts, Adam reads the play and determines the most practical solution to complex problems. .



Adam H. Kanji

is a lawyer at Lenczner Slaght.

Adam maintains a broad litigation practice encompassing a range of practice areas, including appeals, complex commercial litigationclass actionspublic law, employment law and professional negligence. As a lawyer, Adam has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario.

Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Adam was a summer and articling student at the Constitutional Law Branch of the Ministry of the Attorney General. During his time as a student, he worked on multiple matters before the Supreme Court of Canada. Adam uses his background as a public servant to act both for and against various governments across Canada. Similarly, Adam has gained a wide range of experience advising and acting for both individuals and major corporations in complex matters requiring the use of both legal and business acumen. Adam’s practice also involves defending the interests of physicians involved in regulatory and malpractice matters.

Adam received his law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, where he was a Research Assistant to multiple professors, competed in the Wilson Moot, and volunteered as a caseworker at the Community & Legal Aid Services Program. Adam continues to remain involved in mooting by acting as a judge in moots for undergraduate and law students.

Adam is also a former referee with Ontario Soccer. As a referee, he has overseen games at the semi-professional, university and college levels, as well as at multiple provincial and national championships.

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