Adam Ship honoured with OBA Award for Excellence in Franchise Law

  • November 26, 2013

Allan ShipAdam Ship has been honoured for excellence in franchise law.

Ship, an associate at McCarthy Tétrault, has been awarded the Ontario Bar Association’s 2013 Markus Cohen QC Memorial Award for Excellence in Franchise Law, in recognition of his outstanding written contribution to the development of franchise law in 2013. This is the second consecutive year that Ship has won this award.

Ship is vice-chair of McCarthy Tétrault’s National Franchise and Distribution Group. He is also an adjunct professor of franchise and distribution law at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. He is also an executive member of the Ontario Bar Association’s Franchise Section.

The OBA, a branch of the Canadian Bar Association, is the voice of the legal profession in Ontario, representing more than 17,000 lawyers, judges, law professors and law students throughout the province.

*Allan Dick, past chair of the OBA’s franchise law section, presents Adam Ship with the award for excellence in franchise law.


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