Our Team

Samuel Michaels

Samuel Michaels

Samuel Michaels is the Founding Lawyer of SM Legal. Samuel works with a wide range of companies to assist with their business development, manage corporate disputes, and advise on business transactions. Samuel is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School and a licensed member of the Law Society of Ontario.

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Samuel Michaels

Samuel Michaels

Samuel Michaels is the Founding Lawyer of SM Legal. Samuel works with a wide range of companies to assist with their business development, manage corporate disputes, and advise on business transactions. Samuel is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School and a licensed member of the Law Society of Ontario.

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Renai Martin

Renai Martin

Renai Martin is an Associate Lawyer at SM Legal and a licensed member of the Law Society of Ontario. Prior to joining SM Legal, Renai worked on behalf of foreign investors and developers to facilitate real estate transactions. Renai’s practice includes corporate law, commercial law, and real estate. Renai also has past litigation experience, having previously worked with a criminal defence firm in Toronto, Ontario.

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Renai Martin

Renai Martin

Renai Martin is an Associate Lawyer at SM Legal and a licensed member of the Law Society of Ontario. Prior to joining SM Legal, Renai worked on behalf of foreign investors and developers to facilitate real estate transactions. Renai’s practice includes corporate law, commercial law, and real estate. Renai also has past litigation experience, having previously worked with a criminal defence firm in Toronto, Ontario.

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Jonas Emre

Jonas Emre is an Articling Student at SM Legal. Jonas is a McGill alumnus and an international lawyer, having practiced in civil law jurisdictions as a legal advisor. Jonas holds two LL.M. degrees, is a PhD candidate, and has published a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals. At SM Legal, he assists the legal team with matters involving corporate, commercial and labor law.

Jonas Emre 2

Jonas Emre

Jonas Emre is an Articling Student at SM Legal. Jonas is a McGill alumnus and an international lawyer, having practiced in civil law jurisdictions as a legal advisor. Jonas holds two LL.M. degrees, is a PhD candidate, and has published a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals. At SM Legal, he assists the legal team with matters involving corporate, commercial and labor law.
Michael D. Andrews

Michael D. Andrews

Michael Andrews is the senior legal advisor to SM Legal. Michael is the founding partner of Andrews Robichaud and has 25+ years experience working in corporate, entertainment, and intellectual property law. Mike represents several Fortune 50 companies, and works with SM Legal on a wide range of transaction and litigation matters.

Michael D. Andrews

Michael D. Andrews

Michael Andrews is the senior legal advisor to SM Legal. Michael is the founding partner of Andrews Robichaud and has 25+ years experience working in corporate, entertainment, and intellectual property law. Mike represents several Fortune 50 companies, and works with SM Legal on a wide range of transaction and litigation matters.
Jamie Bashtanyk

Jamie Bashtanyk

Trademark Agent Jamie Bashtanyk has been working with SM Legal since its inception through her firm, Trademark Depot. Jamie has a wealth of knowledge on trademarking applications, oppositions, and managing regulatory requirements. Jamie works with fellow agents in the US and Europe to provide international trademarking services.

Jamie Bashtanyk

Jamie Bashtanyk

Trademark Agent Jamie Bashtanyk has been working with SM Legal since its inception through her firm, Trademark Depot. Jamie has a wealth of knowledge on trademarking applications, oppositions, and managing regulatory requirements. Jamie works with fellow agents in the US and Europe to provide international trademarking services.