Harry Korosis

Harry Korosis

B.A. (Hons) LL.B.

CONSTRUCTION LAW, COMMERICAL LITIGATION, WILLS AND ESTATE LAW, REAL ESTATE LAND, BUSINESS LAW, CIVIL LITIGATION

Contact Information

Harry Korosis

PARTNER

905-346-0775 ext.777

Education

1994 - Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Politics, Brock University
1999 - LL.B., Dalhousie University
2001 - Call to Ontario Bar

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Harry is a member of Chown Cairns’ Business Law and Litigation teams and his practice covers a broad range of business law and commercial litigation matters.

Harry knows and understands the demands of business and the importance of providing superior client service. Harry takes great pride in providing sound legal advice, tailored to the specific needs of clients, in the most expeditious and cost-effective manner. To this end, Harry makes a point of getting to know his clients and their businesses so that he can provide timely, practical, informed and creative legal advice.

Harry’s Business Law Services

Harry is a business lawyer whose experience includes advising and/or acting in respect of the incorporation and organization of new businesses; acquisitions, financing and sales of existing businesses; residential and commercial real estate transactions; land development; commercial leasing; regulatory compliance; estate planning; and corporate re-organizations.

Harry’s Commercial Litigation Services

Harry is a commercial litigator with extensive experience that includes but is not limited to:

  • Contractual disputes
  • Business relationship disputes
  • Real estate and land development disputes
  • Asset, debt and mortgage recovery actions
  • Claims of bad faith, fraud and misrepresentation
  • Commercial lease remedies
  • Construction liens and litigation
  • Injunctive relief proceedings.

Harry was successful co-counsel in Hearing Clinic (Niagara Falls) Inc. v. 866073 Ontario Ltd. et al, one of the longest commercial litigation cases (72 trial days) ever tried in Niagara. The Honourable Mr. Justice J.W. Quinn, the presiding judge in the Hearing Clinic case, concluded his 325 page Reasons for Judgment with the following: “By way of conclusion, I express my appreciation to all counsel for their diligence in this case. In particular, I compliment Mr. Korosis on conducting some of the most effective cross-examination that I have ever witnessed.” The Hearing Clinic trial decision can be viewed in its entirety by clicking the following link:

The Hearing Clinic (Niagara Falls) Inc. v. 866073 Ontario Limited, et al., 2014 ONSC 5831 (CanLII)

An Experienced Niagara Lawyer

Since his call to the Ontario Bar in 2001, Harry has regularly appeared before all levels of Ontario Courts, including the Superior Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal. Harry has also acted for clients in various alternative dispute resolution processes.  Harry also specializes in Estates and Wills Law, Real Estate Law, Civil litigation, and Construction Law. No matter how large or small, complex or simple your legal needs may be, contact Harry for attentive, respectful and competent legal services.

Professional Activities, Organizations, and Awards

Law Society of Upper Canada – Member
Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce – Member, Honourary Solicitor & Director
Folk Arts Multicultural Center – Member & Director
Greek Community of Niagara – Member & Director
Niagara Greek Festival – Member of Founding and Organizing Committees
Recipient of Business Link Newspaper’s “Top 40 Under Forty Achievement Award”
Languages: English and Greek