Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to the Offices of Devry Smith Frank LLP

Since 1964, Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) has been a trusted advisor and advocate for corporations, individuals, and small businesses. The enduring relationships we have developed with our clients form the solid foundation on which the firm has been built — and they are clearly illustrated through our clients’ many testimonials!

Our law firm is comprised of over 175 dedicated legal and support staff to better service your needs. We are driven by delivering value to our clients in all that we do.

DSF provides approachable, professional, and affordable client-tailored service. As a team, we work to efficiently offer you the expertise and resources you need to achieve the best possible legal results.

We offer an outstanding environment in which to work, practise law, learn, and grow. Our success is due, in large part, to the many talented people who are attracted to and stay at our firm for a long, long time. To see more about who we are, visit our Facebook page:

We have three office locations to serve your legal needs. With locations in Toronto, Barrie and Whitby, we are now even closer to our clients and are ready to advise them on all their legal needs. Please visit our Contact Us page for detailed information on all our locations.

For information or assistance in any legal matter, please contact any one of our experienced lawyers directly.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

DSF welcomes Mark Fox and Dianne Mittica!

Mark Fox and Dianne Mittica

Mark has been a practicing lawyer in Ontario for 40 years. Mark practices in the areas of wills and estates, corporate and commercial matters and real estate law. Dianne has been assisting Mark with all of his legal work for many years.

Find out more about Mark Fox and Dianne Mittica!

DSF Barrie welcomes Nancy Saulnier!

Nancy Saulnier

DSF is glad to welcome Nancy to the DSF Barrie team. Nancy brings a Seneca College legal administration diploma and almost 20 years of legal experience. Nancy is a very loyal and responsible worker with strong planning, organizational and communication skills. Welcome Nancy!

DSF Whitby welcomes Sara Mosadeq!

Sara Mosadeq

DSF is glad to welcome Sara to the DSF Whitby team. Sara takes an individual client based approach in her real estate, wills and estates, and family law practice. In doing so, Sara focuses on the needs of her clients as they navigate a new home purchase or sale, engage in estate planning, or as they navigate the difficult process of separation and divorce. Welcome Sara!

DSF Whitby welcomes Jennifer Helmer!

Jennifer Helmer

DSF is glad to welcome Jennifer to the DSF Whitby team. Jennifer has extensive experience as a Paralegal in the Commercial Litigation and Commercial Collections field. Welcome Jennifer!

 
 

DSF is happy to announce our independent membership with GGI Geneva Group International

GGI Geneva Group InternationalWe are pleased to announce that we have joined the Geneva Group International (“GGI”) global alliance of independent professional firms. DSF is GGI’s exclusive Greater Toronto based law firm and, with the recent acquisition of several skilled legal professionals from Basman Smith LLP (GGI’s former exclusive Greater Toronto area law firm), we are looking forward to fostering and to building strong connections with other GGi member-firms from around the world.

For more information, visit GGI online.

DSF welcomes Andrew Muir and Bakeerathan Nadarajah!

Andrew Muir and Bakeerathan Nadarajah

DSF Toronto is happy to invite two new additions to the IT team:

Andrew Muir – Support Analyst and Programmer – x5055

Bakeerathan Nadarajah – Help Desk & Support Analyst – x5867

Andrew brings deep technical knowledge and understanding of programming paradigms and software architectures. Bakeerathan is experienced with BES Server & Support, TCP/IP networking, Microsoft Windows and MS Office Suite, Windows Operating Systems, VMware Virtualization and much more. He has supported 1 to 4000 users at a time.

Find out more about Andrew and Bakeerathan!



UPCOMING EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

Barrie Office Open House – March 1, 2017

Please join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at our newly opened Barrie Office. RSVP to openhouse@devrylaw.ca.

We look forward to giving you a tour around our new Barrie office.

Barrie Open House
Barrie Open House

Fourth Annual NRVMS/DSF Threshold Conference – April 19, 2017

We are continuing our annual Threshold Conference series in partnership with New Realm Vocational & Management Services Inc.. This year’s conference is on Psychological/Psychiatric Evaluations from a Threshold Perspective and is taking place on April 19, 2017 at the National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto, ON, M5H 2R1. You can register by downloading this form. Sponsorship information is available here. For more information, visit the official website.

Threshold Conference

Administrative Professionals Day – April 26, 2017

The last full week of April is Administrative Professionals Week and Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) is proud to recognize the important contributions that administrative professionals make each year. This year, Administrative Professionals Day is Wednesday April 26th and more details on how staff of DSF will be celebrating this day will be available closer to the date.

History: This day first came to be with Mary Barrett of the International Association of Administrative Professionals and Mr Woodbridge then president of Dictaphone Corporation addressing the national shortage of skilled office workers. Next US Secretary of Commerce, Charles Sawyer announced National Secretaries Week in June, 1952 with Wednesday of that week being National Secretaries Day. Today the week and date have been changed along with the name change of the observance to its current Administrative Professionals Day which is celebrated around the world in most countries. (Source)