Chenyang Li

Associate

Chenyang Li

Chenyang Li

Associate

Expertise
Bar Admissions
  • Ontario, 2017

Chenyang is developing a comprehensive litigation practice.

Before joining Davies, he served as a judicial law clerk for Justices Juriansz, Pardu, Paciocco, and Nordheimer at the Court of Appeal for Ontario. He clerked on cases that involved both criminal and civil law issues.

Chenyang Li

Associate

Chenyang is developing a comprehensive litigation practice.

Before joining Davies, he served as a judicial law clerk for Justices Juriansz, Pardu, Paciocco, and Nordheimer at the Court of Appeal for Ontario. He clerked on cases that involved both criminal and civil law issues.

James MacDonald

Acted for Mr. James S.A. MacDonald before the Supreme Court of Canada in an appeal concerning the difference between speculation and hedging, and the tax treatment applicable to gains or losses arising from derivative transactions.

Confidential Client

Advising client in connection with an ongoing confidential Ontario Securities Commission enforcement investigation and potential enforcement proceeding, including assisting in preparing responses to multiple summonses, negotiating a limited waiver of privilege agreement and developing defences based upon receipt of legal advice. The investigation relates to multiple potential breaches of the Securities Act, including misleading investors, misrepresenting financial positions and fraud.

Frank Stronach, founder of Magna International Inc.

Acting as counsel to the founder of Magna International Inc., Frank Stronach in legal proceedings commenced by Frank Stronach and his wife Elfriede Stronach before the Ontario Superior Court (Commercial List) against their daughter Belinda, Alon Ossip (former senior executive of Magna International Inc. and CEO of The Stronach Group), and others. The lawsuit alleges that Belinda Stronach and Alon Ossip conspired to deceive Frank and Elfriede and to take control of the Stronach family empire, and claims damages for oppression, breach of trust and breach of fiduciary duty in the amount of $520 million.

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2017

Education

University of Western Ontario, JD (with Distinction), 2016
Ivey Business School, University of Western Ontario, HBA, 2010

Chenyang is developing a comprehensive litigation practice.

Before joining Davies, he served as a judicial law clerk for Justices Juriansz, Pardu, Paciocco, and Nordheimer at the Court of Appeal for Ontario. He clerked on cases that involved both criminal and civil law issues.

James MacDonald

Acted for Mr. James S.A. MacDonald before the Supreme Court of Canada in an appeal concerning the difference between speculation and hedging, and the tax treatment applicable to gains or losses arising from derivative transactions.

Confidential Client

Advising client in connection with an ongoing confidential Ontario Securities Commission enforcement investigation and potential enforcement proceeding, including assisting in preparing responses to multiple summonses, negotiating a limited waiver of privilege agreement and developing defences based upon receipt of legal advice. The investigation relates to multiple potential breaches of the Securities Act, including misleading investors, misrepresenting financial positions and fraud.

Frank Stronach, founder of Magna International Inc.

Acting as counsel to the founder of Magna International Inc., Frank Stronach in legal proceedings commenced by Frank Stronach and his wife Elfriede Stronach before the Ontario Superior Court (Commercial List) against their daughter Belinda, Alon Ossip (former senior executive of Magna International Inc. and CEO of The Stronach Group), and others. The lawsuit alleges that Belinda Stronach and Alon Ossip conspired to deceive Frank and Elfriede and to take control of the Stronach family empire, and claims damages for oppression, breach of trust and breach of fiduciary duty in the amount of $520 million.

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2017

Education

University of Western Ontario, JD (with Distinction), 2016
Ivey Business School, University of Western Ontario, HBA, 2010