Ari is a partner in the litigation and tax groups.
His tax practice focuses on Canada Revenue Agency audits, objections to appeals and appeals to the Tax Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal. Ari also has a robust commercial litigation practice, particularly in the areas of real estate litigation, including expropriation and intellectual property disputes, including trademark and copyright matters.
Most of Ari’s tax and commercial litigation clients are enterprises drawn from the Manitoba economy, and he also acts for individuals and trust professionals in disputes related to estates and powers of attorney. Ari also has a focus on aviation litigation, including representation of airlines and insurers in all manner of industry-related disputes.
Ari is the President of Jewish Child & Family Services of Manitoba, having served as a board member since 2012. He is also a volunteer at the Faculty of Law of the University of Manitoba, including coaching the faculty’s teams in the National Corporate Securities Moot and the National Tax Moot.
- University of Manitoba, JD (Gold Medallist), 2012
- University of Manitoba, BComm, 2009
- Manitoba, 2013
- Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
- Member, Canadian Bar Association, Manitoba Branch