With a focus on business law, the Jaswal Institute provides legal solutions that help our clients transform their business obstacles into business opportunities.
The Jaswal Institute draws on the collective experience of its leaders to provide clients with sound and pragmatic legal, structural and business advice. At the Jaswal Institute, we believe in the spirit of business and have a varied background that ultimately produces comprehensive and holistic counsel that promotes the growth and health of your business.
Our role is to provide advice and solutions to complex legal issues through three structures that are aligned with your interests, allowing you to get to the decision-making point more quickly.
Access to a highly experienced legal team for transactions, special situations and projects: This structure offers the flexibility to obtain quality legal counsel that matches your business requirements.
Access to a dedicated virtual general counsel that provides a comprehensive understanding of your business and the associated risks in decision-making: This structure offers real time access to risk management and legal counsel on day-to-day matters, providing management advice with respect to potential issues at an early stage before they become more serious. Your business would have access to a seasoned legal team that anticipates challenges that could arise in the future and develops strategies to help manage them.
Access to government relations services: This structure helps clients assess risk, navigate the regulatory environment and identify solutions.
The Jaswal Institute specializes in business, corporate and healthcare law for dentists and other healthcare providers.
Land Use Planning and Development
The Jaswal Institute specializes in land use planning, development and municipal law in Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area. Our team can assist clients in navigating the full spectrum of regulatory and legal issues involved in land use planning and development. We have an extensive understanding of the legal framework set by the Planning Act, the Rules of Practice and Procedure for the Toronto Local Appeal Body (TLAB) and the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB), as well as all other pertinent legislation.
The Jaswal Institute provides a unique “start-finish” service, beginning with idea generation and ending with monetary realization. We provide effective and timely legal advice, working closely with our clients to navigate the planning approval process and to make the most of their development opportunities. The Jaswal Institute is able to assist clients at any stage of the process and help them succeed with their development goals.
The services offered by the Jaswal Institute in this area include:
Minor variance and consent applications (including severances) to the Committee of Adjustment
Official plan and zoning bylaw amendments
Plans of subdivision
Plans of condominium
Site plan approvals
Appeals to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB)
Appeals to the Toronto Local Appeal Body (TLAB)
Legal and financial evaluation of development opportunities
Connecting clients with our close network of experts to help in every phase of the land development process
Negotiation of municipal agreements
Negotiation with neighbours