Pouya Dabiran-Zohoory

Pouya Dabiran-Zohoory Pouya Dabiran-Zohoory is a municipal lawyer at Thomson Rogers. His practice consists of complex litigation involving land use planning and environmental law before tribunals and courts, as well as municipal law. Prior to working at Thomson Rogers, Pouya summered and articled at the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General, where he worked on a variety … Continued

Stephen D’Agostino Featured On Global News “Supreme Court Of Canada Sides With Ontario Government In Battle Over Toronto Council Cuts”

Stephen D'Agostino on Global News | by Matthew Bingley | October 1, 2021

Stephen D'Agostino Featured On Global News Supreme Court Of Canada Sides With Ontario Government In Battle Over Toronto Council Cuts On October 1, 2021, Thomson Rogers managing partner Stephen D’Agostino was featured on a Global News video segment titled “Supreme Court of Canada sides with Ontario government in battle over Toronto council cuts,” (from 00:59 – 01:14). “I saw nothing here that said the province was right, what I saw was the province can do,” … Continued

Event: AMCTO – Annual Conference

Event Date: June 14, 2021
AMCTO - Annual Conference Thomson Rogers is thrilled to be a part of the AMCTO Annual Conference happening virtually from June 14-16, 2021. The AMCTO Annual Conference is the top professional development and networking event for municipal professionals that attracts approximately 500 delegates each year. Featuring world-renowned keynote presentations, local government officials, expert speakers, high-quality, practical workshops and knowledge-based … Continued

Expropriations: The Taking Of Land

Jeff Wilker, municipal lawyer Municipalities often require the acquisition of private property in order to construct public works. Examples of these acquisitions include road widenings and sites for municipal wells and landfills. At times it is necessary for the municipality to acquire the land without the consent of the property owner through an expropriation. When there is such an … Continued

Stephen D’Agostino Featured In Global News “Court Challenge To Halt Provincial Demolition Of Toronto Heritage Site Faces Uphill Legal Battle”

Stephen D'Agostino in Global News | by Matthew Bingley | January 26, 2021

Stephen D'Agostino Featured In Global News "Court Challenge To Halt Provincial Demolition Of Toronto Heritage Site Faces Uphill Legal Battle" On January 26, 2021, Thomson Rogers managing partner Stephen D’Agostino was featured in a Global News article titled “Court challenge to halt provincial demolition of Toronto heritage site faces uphill legal battle.” “The minister has very broad authority to put a zoning order in place,” said D’Agostino. “I think it would be very difficult if … Continued