Abbas Sabur is experienced in a wide variety of corporate, commercial and civil disputes.
Mr. Sabur is a partner of the firm. Since his call to the Bar in 2004, Mr. Sabur has appeared before various courts and administrative tribunals in British Columbia, Ontario and Alberta. He has conducted and assisted in numerous trials and appeals and has worked on complex commercial arbitrations and mediations. Benchmark Canada has recognized Mr. Sabur as a "Litigation Star", and he holds a Distinguished Martindale-Hubbell rating for legal skills and ethics.
Mr. Sabur has worked with a broad spectrum of clients, ranging from public institutions and private companies in various industries including mining, development, entertainment and financial services, to private business entrepreneurs. He has a particular interest in banking and securities litigation and has expertise in managing the myriad issues that arise at the intersection of civil, commercial, administrative and quasi-criminal law.
In recent years, Mr. Sabur has acted in matters involving:
Mr. Sabur joined Shapray Cramer Fitterman Lamer LLP in 2010. Prior to joining the firm, he practiced in the litigation department of a leading national firm. Mr. Sabur also practiced commercial and securities litigation in Toronto, Canada, where he acted in an array of civil, quasi-criminal, criminal and administrative cases. He has written and published about securities and corporate law matters and has presented at Continuing Legal Education conferences.