Toronto Business Lawyer

Wright Business Law is a business law practice founded in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We act as external corporate counsel to small and medium sized businesses and organizations in a variety of industries and sectors, drawing on practical experience to provide pragmatic business advice and personalized legal services. Embracing modern technology, we are able to serve international and domestic clients without requiring your in-person attendance. Get in touch for a free telephone consultation to discuss your business' legal needs.

Nicholas dePencier Wright - BA, JD, MBA, LLM (TAX), TEP

Nicholas dePencier Wright is principal legal counsel at Wright Business Law. He has over a decade of experience practicing corporate/commerical law and is a certified specialist by the Law Society of Ontario. Nick has extensive experience helping organizations structure, negotiate and finance their business strategies. He has been involved with numerous businesses and organizations at all stages of development from incorporation and financing to sale. Nick has also been actively involved in politics and the not-for-profit sector for many years and advises numerous not-for-profit organizations. Licensed to practice law in the Province of Ontario, Nick holds Law (JD) and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degrees from Dalhousie University, a masters in tax law (LLM) from Osgoode Hall Law School and an Honours in Philosophy (BA) from King’s College, Halifax. He is a registered Trusts and Estates Practitioner (TEP), trademark agent, commissioner and notary public. For a high-quality picture click here.

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Will Sapp, BA, MSc, JD - Articling Student

Will Sapp has worked across the technology and professional services industries for over a decade. He is currently articling at Wright Business Law. Prior to joining Wright Business Law, Will worked at Element AI where he helped develop and consult on artificial intelligence solutions for financial services firms. Will has also worked as a Manager at PwC Australia and as a Policy Officer for the Government of New South Wales. He holds a Juris Doctorate (JD) in Common Law from the University of Ottawa, a Master’s of Science (MSc) in International Relations (with Distinction) from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Bachelor’s degree (Honours) in History (Cum Laude) from the University of Toronto. Will expects to be called to the New York Bar as an Attorney by the end of 2019 and as a Barrister and Solicitor by the Law Society of Ontario in June 2020.

Sheline Roopchandani, BA (Hons) - Legal Clerk

Sheline is experienced in administration, marketing and social media management. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies from the University of Toronto and is currently enrolled in the part-time legal clerk certification program at Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology, which she expects to complete in the Spring of 2020.

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County of Brant

Wright Business Law has been invaluable in our efforts at Brant Municipal Enterprise Inc., a corporation wholly owned by the County of Brant, to develop fibre optic networks to bring high speed Internet to rural areas and to develop renewable energy projects under the Ontario Power Authority’s Feed-In-Tariff program. Nick’s knowledge and understanding has helped us navigate complex administrative systems, ensuring that we comply with frequently changing rules and regulations. Nick is a pleasure to work with and I highly recommend him.

- Bruce Noble | General Manager