Challenging the Status Quo

We strive to disrupt the traditional legal landscape by establishing Renno & Co as leaders in innovation, emerging technology and business development services.

Mission

Quality. Flexibility. Transparency.

We strive to serve and respect our valued clients through quality work, flexibility and transparency. By leveraging the latest technology and maintaining our expertise in the industry, we are always able to tirelessly deliver premium results.

Features

Some of the reasons to choose us

Affordable & Customizable Solutions

No matter your needs, we can work to find a solution that fits your budget. This includes fixed fees, monthly subscription agreements, and other package deals.

Also Entrepreneurs

We founded Renno and numerous other companies so rest assured, we understand your needs and desires. We can be a strategic business partner in addition to a legal one.

Completely Digital

We can meet you where you are in the way you like, all supported by the latest technological collaboration tools, including document automation.

Emerging Tech Specialization

Deep specialization in all emerging tech and start-up matters. With a strong domain focus, you can be sure we are leveraging the latest knowledge from the market in support of your needs.

Meet our awesome team

Before starting a degree in law, Toufic did a Bachelor of Public Affairs and Policy Management, serving him a great deal in analyzing the regulatory issues affecting the Canadian digital asset and blockchain market. Though entrepreneurship was always his passion, it will forever be cemented as plan B after a miserable failed attempt at playing football for Chelsea F.C.

Toufic Adlouni

Co-founder, Managing Director
BPAPM, LLB

With a strong background in software engineering and 8 years of experience in corporate and commercial law, Robert focuses on counselling clients in the technology and start-up industries by helping them with commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and contract drafting and negotiation.

Robert Zalcman

Senior Associate
BEng, BCL, LLB, LLM

Throughout all his endeavours, David has always placed team building and leadership at the forefront of his work, all while leveraging the latest in technology to achieve his personal goals. The desire to do this at a larger scale is what led David to launch companies that are disrupting the traditional legal landscape and spearhead Canada’s first digital law firm.  

David Oram

Co-founder, Chief Business Officer
iBBA, BSc

Prior to joining the firm, Aaron was an equity partner at Aird & Berlis. He is also the Co-Founder of 4L Academy 🎓, a training organization that provides modern, interactive training for young Canadian lawyers and law students. His practice focuses on M&A and tech, though he also works with a broad range of clients on corporate and commercial matters.  

Aaron Baer

'Partner' and Director of Training & Development
JD

Pouya is a forward-thinking business lawyer with a keen interest in innovative and disruptive technologies. Specializing in blockchain and digital assets, Pouya is an associate primarily practicing in the tech industry. With a JD from the U of T and a background in philosophy, you’ll never find a dull conversation with him. When he's not doing law, he's probably spinning beats or organizing parties. 🎉

Pouya Makki

Associate, Securities & Crypto Asset Law
JD

Michael is a venture technology lawyer with a background in mechanical engineering. Michael brings the legal experience of having worked at a large international law firm, advising clients in a variety of technology verticals with M&A, purchase agreements, VC financing and commercial agreements. As a SaaS founder in the legaltech space, Michael is passionate about working with promising technology startups and helping them grow.

Michael Cain

Associate, Venture Technology
BASc, JD

Bianca is an Emerging Technology Lawyer and her practice focuses on providing strategic and sustainable ways for artists and businesses to benefit from blockchain technology. Prior to joining the firm, she completed a dual master's degree in Intellectual Property Law and Emerging Technology. When she's not at the office, you can probably find her at 0x Society, the crypto art gallery she co-founded!

Bianca Lessard

Associate
LLM

Ari is living proof that no one can help startups better than entrepreneurs themselves. As an LLP and founder of several companies, ones including Nanaglow Skincare, Ari brings his experience and expertise to provide the best tailor-made legal services to every client. With the philosophy of leading without a title, Ari continuously exceeds expectations through knowledge, energy and perseverance.  

Ari Mike Varjabedian

Junior Associate
LLB

Alexandra is a second-year law student at the Lincoln Alexander School of Law with a passion for emerging technologies. Throughout her undergrad and law school, she worked in cybersecurity for the Government of Canada. In addition to this, she has worked with multiple refugee law organizations, including the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. When she’s not working, she’s either cooking or trying out new restaurants. 

Alexandra Faircloth

Student Associate
2nd Year LLB

Prior to joining us, Cassandra practiced litigation in a variety of work environments including as an independent contractor, and contributed as a consultant with 4L Academy. Her keen insight and critical perspective do much to enhance operations at Renno & Co. Cassandra spends her time away from work by reading, playing with her daughter, or binge watching reality dating tv.

Cassandra Martino

Legal Operations Associate
BAH, JD

Dhawal has been training lawyers across the globe on how to do business development effectively through Build Your Book. He comes with nearly a decade's experience doing sales and marketing at Fortune 100 and tech startup companies. He is the winner of the Drucker Challenge and a leader of tomorrow from the Swiss Symposium. In his spare time, he is an avid reader, writer, and dad joke connoisseur.

Dhawal Tank

Head of Business Development
HBA, MBA

Trent helps high-growth companies to commercialize and scale their operations while keeping mindful of the legal risks (and challenges) and navigating them effectively. He loves curling and the Blue Jays.

Trent Skanes

Director of Data Privacy & Fractional GC Services

Weston Oryniak

Content Creator

Anastasia El Ayoubi

Administrative Assistant

Shokouh Abadi

Articling Student