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Noah Leszcz

Noah Leszcz

nleszcz@casselsbrock.com
Telephone: 416 869 5360
Fax: 416 640 3220

Toronto
Suite 2100, Scotia Plaza
40 King Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 3C2
Canada

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Noah is an associate in our Business Law and Franchise Law Groups. Noah practices business law, with a focus on franchising, licensing, distribution, emerging companies, and intellectual property. Noah works with a diverse group of franchise and distribution companies, assisting with legal and regulatory issues, contractual drafting, intellectual property, and compliance with Canadian franchise disclosure legislation.

Noah also represents emerging companies and works with these clients on incorporation, organization and financing, shareholder agreements, employee stock option plans, and a variety of other commercial agreements. 

Noah graduated from the J.D. program at Queen’s University in 2015. In his final year at Queen’s, Noah was elected as the Graduating Class Speaker by his peers and delivered the student address at convocation. He was also awarded the Dennis Marshal Contribution Award.

Noah graduated with Distinction from McGill University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Noah also graduated on the Dean’s Honour List at McGill. During his undergraduate degree, he founded and managed a successful event promotion company. In addition, he was a member of the McGill varsity baseball team, winning two National Championships. Prior to working at Cassels Brock, Noah interned at a boutique health law firm in Toronto. During this time, he published two papers on risk management in the public health sector and privacy law.

Prior to joining Cassels Brock as an associate, Noah worked as both a summer student and an articling student at the firm.

Education

Queen's University, J.D., 2015

McGill University, B.A., 2011

Recent Work

Publications, Newsletters and Articles

Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUE - July 2019

This Week May Be the Deadline for Including Updated Year-End Financial Statements in Your FDD!

Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUÉ - April 2019

Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUÉ - December 2018

Franchise Law 101: What You Need To Know

Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUÉ - October 2018

Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUÉ - February 2018

It’s That Time Of Year Again! Does Your Canadian Franchise Disclosure Document Need Annual Updating?

“Wave” The Deposit Goodbye: Franchisor Escapes Vicarious Liability After Franchisee Deposit Disappears

Conferences, Speaking Engagements, Events

Noah Leszcz​ Discussing New Software and Technologies at the CFA's Franchise Law Day

Noah Leszcz​ Speaking on "The Legal Aspects of Buying a Franchise"

Nancy Choi and Noah Leszcz Speaking at the 2019 O’Cannabiz Conference & Expo

Noah Leszcz Presenting “The Legal Aspects of Buying a Franchise”

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Ontario, 2016

Associations

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Expertise

Business
Emerging Companies & Technology
Franchise
Hospitality & Tourism