Zev Zlotnick

Zev Zlotnick


Zev Zlotnick
Contact Information

Zev Zlotnick


T 416.865.6601

F 416.865.6636

E zzlotnick@grllp.com


Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B. 2003
Schulich School of Business, M.B.A. 2003
York University, B.A.S. 1999
Bar Admission

Ontario, 2004
About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

Zev is co-chair of the firm’s Real Estate Department and co-chair of the firm’s Financial Services Group. He is also a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and Compensation Committee. 

Zev acts for owners, developers, lenders, landlords, property and asset managers and tenants of all types of multi-residential, office, retirement home and retail properties in regards to negotiating acquisitions and sales, sophisticated commercial leases and related agreements as well as the structuring of such transactions. He also acts on behalf of Tier 1 lenders, Schedule I banks and lending syndicates and corporate borrowers for primary, secondary, mezzanine and construction real property loan facilities.

Zev also practices corporate commercial law, with an emphasis on asset and share acquisitions and financing and corporate structuring. He has had significant exposure to a wide variety of transactional work for both private and public companies as well as start-up, technology companies. 

Zev prides himself on delivering professional and practical advice to his clients in a very efficient and timely manner.


  • Best Lawyers in Canada – 2021 - present (Banking and Finance Law)
  • Best Lawyers in Canada – 2021 - present (Real Estate Law)
Professional Involvement
  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Ontario Retirement Communities Association