Our TeamA Toronto law company with a specialized legal team across the region

Barrister & SolicitorRyan J. Atkinson, J.D., L.L.B

Ryan obtained his Bachelor of Science with distinction, and honours in Genetics, at the University of Western Ontario. He then completed his Bachelor of Law and Juris Doctorate at the University of Western Ontario.  During his studies, he participated in the ABA Legal Negotiation Competition and won first place Canada-wide two (2) years in a row.  Ryan was called to the Ontario Bar in 2006.

Ryan brings creative problem solving and tenacious representation to all his clients’ matters.  From entrepreneurial start-ups to established companies, he understands business challenges on all levels and treats his clients as partners with the joint goal of overcoming obstacles, seizing opportunities and sustaining success. Ryan has developed extensive experience in the Superior Court of Justice and has successfully appeared in complex commercial matters throughout Southern Ontario.

Ryan supports positive youth development through boxing programs.  His pro bono work and charitable affiliations include the Victory Charity Ball, which is a boxing fundraiser that fosters opportunities for youth in Toronto who have experienced abuse, neglect and abandonment; the B.A.D.G.E. program that aims to bring kids off the streets by offering free classes and building community connections through boxing; and his sponsoring of Canadian National Champion boxer Joshua Frazer in his future successes and development as one of Canada’s most exciting young boxers.  

Ryan is a three (3) time Boxing Champion of the Brawl on Bay Street; and brings that same toughness, commitment and resolve to benefit clients in his legal practice every single day.


AssociateKatherine Lee

Katherine Lee was called to Bar of Ontario in 2017. She completed her L.L.B. (Hons.) from the University of Kent in July 2014 and graduated with an L.L.M. from Osgoode Hall Law School in June 2015. Her previous experience is within civil litigation and is passionate about providing excellent and innovative client service. In her spare time, she enjoys travel and is an avid sports fan.

Senior Law ClerkJennifer Lalonde

Jennifer is a senior law clerk with over 20 years experience in the legal field.  She began working with Atkinson Law in 2013.  She graduated from Algonquin College in 1998 with an Office Administration-Legal diploma.  With hard work and dedication, she is currently the recipient of the 2017 E-Legal Business Law Clerk of the Year.  She is currently a member of the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario.  Aside from working in law, she is an outdoors lover!


Law ClerkJessica Annable

Jessica Annable graduated with her L.L.B from the University of Kent in July 2014. She is expected to be called to the Bar of Ontario in June 2018. She is passionate about working in civil litigation and enjoys working with clients to obtain positive results. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling and spending time with her family.

Wellness GuruCarolina Carvalho

Certified Yoga Instructor

Carolina started practicing yoga while in University back in 2000 and has been teaching since 2006. Her studies have taken her around the world and were deeply enriched by experiencing yoga therapy in a clinical setting in Madurai, South India.

Since moving to Canada in 2003, she developed a solid clientele of private one-on-one lessons and large corporations. She is part of the teaching staff at Equinox Yorkville, Roots Yoga, 889 Yonge and runs international retreats.

Carolina manages the wellness program at Atkinson Law, designed to support clients and staff in achieving balance in their lives. We offer yoga & mindfulness coaching, as well as a monthly wellness open house.


Student-at-LawAnastasia Bourenok, B.A. (Hons.), J.D.

Anastasia completed an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, at York University, and graduated with distinction in June, 2013. She then completed a Juris Doctorate at the University of Ottawa, in June, 2016.

After law school, Anastasia spent her articling term at a firm specializing in residential and commercial real estate, corporate law, and civil litigation. As a member of the Atkinson Law team, Anastasia specializes in civil litigation. She brings her real-world experience, open-mind, and passion to her practice and is always ready to listen to your concerns and to assist you with your civil disputes.

She is expected to be called to the Ontario Bar in September, 2018.

WHAT WE DOToronto’s most trusted lawyer

The personal attention of a Toronto lawyer together with a dedicated team of legal professionals is an important aspect of ensuring successful business and real estate transactions and strategy. Atkinson Law strives to assist individuals and businesses to protect their rights and secure their future success.
We provide a range of business law services designed to help business owners and entrepreneurs
We understand real estate and how to make these types of transactions run smoothly.
We have a history of aiding with various types of cases, from foreclosure and power of sale to mortgage and loan enforcement.
Atkinson Law will invest our personal time and attention to ensure a winning strategy with cost effective results.

Atkinson Law has proven to be an invaluable partner in the efficient and strategic navigation of complex transactions ranging from real estate to corporate litigation.  We have described Atkinson Law as the legal laser that saves time and money by cutting straight to core issues.

Andrew T.
April 28, 2016

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Saturday – Sunday By Appointment

Atkinson Law

17B Cosmo Road
Toronto, ON M8X 1Z3

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