June 12, 2014 // Franchising.com // Toronto - Dentons Canada LLP is pleased to announce that the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) awarded Archie Rabinowitz, a Dentons partner, with the OBA's Award of Excellence in Trusts and Estates Law at its annual award dinner last night at the Omni King Edward Hotel.
The Award of Excellence in Trusts and Estates Law was created to recognize OBA members' exceptional contributions to and/or achievements in the area of wills, trusts and estates.
"Archie is highly deserving of this recognition for his outstanding work and dedication in trusts and estates law," said Mike Kaplan, Managing Partner of Dentons' Toronto office. "He is a very accomplished member of the Ontario Bar and is fiercely committed to providing his clients with exceptional legal service."
In 2008, Archie was the recipient of the OBA's Widdifield Award for authoring the best original article in the Estates Trust & Pensions Journal. A frequent speaker at conferences and author of numerous articles, Archie is recognized by leading directories, including Best Lawyers and Lexpert. Archie has also co-chaired the prestigious Law Society's Annual Summit on Trusts and Estates since 2008.
"I feel privileged to have been awarded this honour by the Ontario Bar Association," said Archie Rabinowitz. "I am humbled to be the recipient of an award that has a roster of such highly talented past winners, each of whom has made remarkable contributions to our area of practice."
Dentons congratulates Archie on his prestigious and extremely well-deserved award.
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