Martin Abadi, Counsel, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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Martin Abadi is Counsel in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP where he provides legal advice on transport, international trade, insurance, and commercial disputes and transactions. Martin’s multimodal transport law practice includes litigation, regulatory compliance, risk management, and corporate commercial advice specific to transportation services contracts, transportation mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures.
Martin routinely helps companies set up and develop business operations in the transport industry and assists with international transactions and trade and customs aspects, particularly in respect of motor vehicle safety regulations. Martin’s practice comprises compliance and risk management facets of emerging technologies in transportation such as automation, driverless vehicles, interconnectivity, Big Data, and platooning, as well as the application of Blockchain to transport and supply chain logistics.
As part of his litigation practice, Martin has successfully represented clients at various levels of the Ontario Courts and in the Federal Court of Canada, including the Federal Court of Appeal, and before various administrative tribunals and regulatory bodies. In addition to his legal training, Martin holds advanced degrees in Economics and Business Administration (M.A. and M.B.A designations) and has benefited from an international upbringing that enables him to work and communicate in several foreign languages (including Spanish, German, Portuguese, and French) in further support of the international reach of his practice.