Melvyn L. Solmon

Partner at Solmon, Rothbart, Goodman LLP

MELVYN SOLMON is Partner withSolmon, Rothbart, Goodman LLP. Inpartnership with Randall M. Rothbart, Mark L. Goodman, Avi Slodovnick, NancyTourgis in Toronto under the firm name of Solmon Rothbart Goodman.  Mr. Solmon has enjoyed the practice of civillitigation for more than 40 years in the areas of bankruptcy,insolvency and receivership (private and court appointed) litigation, bankinglitigation, commercial litigation, contract litigation, professional liabilitylitigation, real estate and development litigation, insurance litigation,partnership disputes, mortgage litigation, estate litigation, corporatelitigation, oppression remedies and appellate advocacy.  He has also developed an expertise in the useof sophisticated procedural steps to assist in the expedited resolution ofcommercial disputes. In general, the practice attracts complex andsophisticated problems, and counsel work, in all levels of courts in Ontario,mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution. He has taught both the Debtor/Creditor Rights and Civil ProcedureSections of the former Bar Admission Course and a team leader at the summerIntensive Trial Advocacy Workshop for over 35 years.  He has lectured at various Advocate Society,Canadian Bar Association, Ontario Bar Association, Insight Programs and the LawSociety of Upper Canada.  He graduatedfrom Harvard LL.M. 1974 and clerked with the Honourable Mr. Justice Spence atthe Supreme Court of Canada.  He was alsocalled to the New York State Bar in 2003.