Esther S.J. Oh practices charity and not-for-profit law out of Carters Professional Corporation’s Orangeville office, became a partner in 2008, and is recognized as a leading expert in charity and not-for-profit law by Lexpert and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Her practice is primarily focused in the areas of charity and not-for-profit law, including incorporation and organization of charities and not-for-profits, corporate governance procedures, national and international corporate restructuring, governance disputes, dissolution, legal risk management reviews and child protection matters.
Called to the Ontario Bar in 2002, Ms. Oh is a member of the Charity and Not-for-Profit Law Section of the Ontario Bar Association, and has written numerous articles on charity and not-for-profit legal issues, including incorporation and risk management for www.charitylaw.ca and the Charity Law Bulletin. Ms. Oh is a regular speaker at the annual Church & Charity Law™ Seminar, and has been an invited speaker to the Canadian Bar Association, Imagine Canada and various other organizations.
Ms. Oh also has a broad range of volunteer experience with several charitable organizations and was formerly a board member and corporate secretary of a national umbrella organization, and a director at a local charity.
PRACTICE AREAS: Charity and Not-for-Profit Law
LL.B., Queen’s University, 2000
B.A. – Political Science Specialist, University of Toronto, 1997
CALLED TO THE BAR: Ontario Bar, 2002