Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Alexis is the coordinator of the firm's Public Sector and Government working group Blakes Cannabis Group. Alexis has advised financial institutions, licensed producers, agrifood businesses, investors, financiers and others on cannabis-related transactions. He also advises on public law, political law and lobbying matters has served as an adjunct professor of public law and decision-making at Osgoode Hall Law School and has been a Law Society lecturer on doing business with the Canadian public sector. Alexis has served as a political strategist for several current and former senior federal, provincial and municipal public office holders.
Awards & Recognition
Alexis is recognized in the following publications:
- The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 to 2018
- IFLR1000: The Guide to the world's Leading Financial Law Firms - 2017 Edition (Rising Star)
- The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017
Alexis currently sits on the Toronto Area Committee of Legal Aid Ontario