Shael established the firm of Marciano Beckenstein LLP together with Domenic Marciano in 2000. Prior to that, Shael had his own practice and also practiced with a commercial litigation firm.
Shael focuses his practice on corporate/commercial and business law, commercial and residential real estate, commercial leasing, and Wills and estates.
Shael’s corporate/commercial and business practice includes advising individuals, businesses and corporations on all aspects of corporate, commercial and business law, assisting clients in setting up new businesses, implementing acquisitions or sales of businesses, joint venture and co-tenancy arrangements, negotiating commercial leases, and negotiating/preparing partnership and shareholder agreements. His experience includes the successful completion of numerous complex transactions, including share and asset acquisitions and dispositions, secured lending transactions, and various corporate reorganizations.
Shael’s real estate practice includes the acquisition, sale, leasing, development, and financing of both commercial and residential properties, in which he acts for several small to medium sized home builders as well as individual purchasers and vendors.
B.A. Economics, York University, 1993
LL.B., York University (Osgoode Hall Law School), 1996
Law Society of Ontario