Louis Amato-Gauci - Fernandes Hearn LLP

Louis Amato-Gauci

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 416-203-9818

Louis is a corporate/commercial lawyer who practises primarily in the areas of international trade and transportation law.

He has served as lead counsel in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and financings involving carriers, shippers and other members of the transportation industry. Louis regularly negotiates partnership and shareholder agreements, and various types of commercial contracts, including carriage of goods, warehousing, load brokerage, logistics, owner-operator, franchise, supply and distribution agreements. He frequently advises on regulatory compliance, licensing, carrier safety and security matters under federal and Ontario law, freight claims for cargo loss, damage or delay and the establishment and safe operation of public transit entities. He also advises importers, exporters, carriers and sufferance warehouse operators on Customs matters, including tariff classification, origin, valuation, marking, seizures, ascertained forfeitures, administrative monetary penalties and other cross-border trade matters.

University of TorontoJ.D. 1998
Canadian Transport Lawyers AssociationTransportation Lawyers Association (U.S.)Association of Transportation Law ProfessionalsCanadian Association of Importers and Exporters (I.E. Canada)Ontario Motor Coach AssociationOntario Trucking Association

Office Location

155 University Avenue, Suite 700
Toronto, ON M5H 3B7

Practice Areas

Aviation Law (Finance)
Transportation Law

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