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July 20, 2020

Shane Rayman Awarded the CRE® Credential from The Counselors of Real Estate®

Shane Rayman has been awarded the CRE® (Counselor of Real Estate) credential by The Counselors of Real Estate®, an international group of high profile real estate practitioners who provide expert advisory services to clients on complex real property and land-related […]
June 17, 2020

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris present at Ontario Expropriation Association Spring Conference

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris present on the topic of “Property Rights in a State of Emergency” at the Ontario Expropriation Association’s Spring Conference on June 17, 2020. The Conference proceeds online via WebEx and features experts speaking about the […]
April 16, 2020

Conner Harris and Brynn Leger successfully defend motion to strike at the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Rayman Beitchman successfully defended a motion to strike a portion of its client’s claim against the Regional Municipality of Waterloo. The motion offered the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal a rare opportunity to apply the principles surrounding motions to strike within […]
March 16, 2020

Rayman Beitchman LLP Working Remotely Due to COVID-19

Starting on March 16th, and until further notice, the team at Rayman Beitchman LLP has transitioned to serving our clients remotely. This is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to do our part in implementing social distancing and to help […]
February 11, 2020

Conner Harris and Brynn Leger successful in appeal before Divisional Court

Justice Kiteley of the Divisional Court dismissed an appeal of a Small Claims Court decision which found professional negligence on the part of a former lawyer of Rayman Beitchman’s client. Acting as pro bono counsel on the appeal, Conner Harris […]
February 7, 2020

Conner Harris successfully obtains award of $2.8million for clients at Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Jason Beitchman and Conner Harris were successful in representing local landowners at the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) to obtain compensation of $2.8million, plus 6% interest dating back to 1997, from the City of Windsor who had expropriated their property. […]
December 6, 2019

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris Successfully Obtain Reimbursement of Owner’s Costs in Expropriation Proceeding Before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully obtain reimbursement of a land owner’s legal, appraisal and other professional costs arising from an expropriation proceeding after a two-day contested costs hearing before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. The Expropriations Act requires that owners who […]
October 28, 2019

Brynn Leger joins Rayman Beitchman LLP as an Associate

Rayman Beitchman LLP is pleased to welcome Brynn Leger as an associate practising in expropriations law and civil litigation. Prior to joining Rayman Beitchman in 2019, Brynn articled at a small full-service firm in Toronto which specialized in charities, not-for-profits […]
October 25, 2019

Shane Rayman presents for Ontario Expropriations Association Fall Conference

Shane Rayman and Adam Scherer to present at the Fall Conference of the Ontario Expropriation Association on the topic of Taxation and Expropriation. Read More
October 6, 2019

Shane Rayman and Sarah Spitz release paper on Expropriation Costs

Shane Rayman and Sarah Spitz release a paper for the Ontario Expropriation Association 2019 Fall Conference entitled “Shergar: Redefining Expropriation Costs” Read More 
October 3, 2019

Shane Rayman guest lectures at William and Mary University in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Shane Rayman guest lectures to Specialists on Eminent Domain and Property Rights at the annual Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference at William and Mary University in Williamsburg, Virginia. Read More
September 30, 2019

Dawes v Gill: Lessons from a Hard Fought Neighbour Dispute

After an 8-day trial, Justice J.E. Ferguson released her reasons in Dawes v Gill, 2019 ONSC 5649 in which she dismissed all claims in a contentious neighbour dispute. Conner Harris and Sarah Spitz represented the successful defendants. The Plaintiff sued his next-door neighbours, alleging that […]
September 5, 2019

Shane Rayman appointed to Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference Advisory Board

Shane Rayman is appointed to the Advisory Board of the Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference
August 6, 2019

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully defend claim for injurious affection where no land is taken

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully defend a claim for injurious affection where no land is taken, resulting in the dismissal of the entire claim and the award of costs in favour of the Respondent in  Davoodian v. Dufferin Wind […]
June 5, 2019

Shane Rayman attempts to prevent expropriation of historic Caledonia home

Shane Rayman’s attempts to prevent an expropriation and save Ms. Lorrie Harcourt’s historic home in Caledonia are reported in the Hamilton Spectator  and the Haldimand Press . Read Hamilton Spectator  Read Haldimand Press