Naseer (Irfan) Syed
Barrister, Solicitor & Registered Trademark Agent
Naseer (Irfan) Syed is a lawyer, notary and trademark agent practicing primarily Business, Charities and Not-for-Profit Law.
Irfan advises a wide range of business clients from entrepreneurs and professionals to public companies as well as Charities and Not-for-Profit Organizations on various matters:
- Incorporations, Registrations and Licensing
- Partnership and Shareholders Agreements
- Corporate Governance
- Regulatory Compliance
- Purchase and Sale transactions
- Commercial Leases
- Employment and Consulting Contracts
- Franchise Agreements
- Intellectual Property including Trademark Applications
Irfan also helps his clients manage litigation, mediate disputes and supervise elections.
Irfan and his colleagues provide unique legal assistance to individuals and organizations on national-security related matters.
As part of his long history of community involvement, including educational presentations and media interactions, Irfan was a founding director and past-Chair of the Canadian Muslim Lawyers Association, a past member of Council for the Ontario Bar Association, and a member of the Executive of the Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Section of both the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association.
Irfan received his Bachelor of Science (Honours) from McMaster University and his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Windsor. Prior to the formation of Kutty, Syed & Mohamed and its predecessor firm, Irfan worked at several firms on Bay Street in downtown Toronto.
Irfan also blogs occasionally at www.muslimlegal.ca