Meet Geoffrey Adelstein – Commercial Litigation’s No.1 Graduate

May 7th, 2015 by
Geoffrey Adelstein Award

It’s that time of year again. The College of Law recently saw another generation of students graduate, and while many performed exceptionally, one in particular distinguished himself in the practice area of commercial litigation. Geoffrey Adelstein, currently Special Counsel at commercial firm Diamond Conway, graduated from the College’s Applied Masters program with flying colours. A […]


Agree to Disagree – How not to be an Average Transactional Lawyer

November 25th, 2014 by
Insights

Transactional lawyers are often seen as the negotiators of the legal world. Requiring enough aplomb to sway the mediator, and enough aggression to push for the best possible deal for their client, transactional lawyers often need to walk a tightrope of rhetoric and resolve. However, by adhering to the tips below, you can ensure the most favourable settlement always lands on your side of the table in a legal transaction.