Cohen Alves Peeters Yates LLP
Suite 803 - 60 St. Clair Avenue East, Toronto, ON , M4T 1N5
Rui brings over 23 years of family law experience to his practice at CAPY. He graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1994 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1996. Rui was a partner with Wilson Christen LLP in Toronto, where he practiced family law for nearly 19 years, until he retired from the partnership in March 2019. His goal is to guide his clients to the best possible outcome for each and every client and his or her family. Preferably, this can be achieved through Collaborative practice and other out of court negotiations. Rui's family law litigation experience enables him to better assess and promote reasonable resolutions to family law disputes. Rui mentors other lawyers and law students; he received the Osgoode Hall Alumni's Mentor of the Year Award for 2009/2010. Rui is a member of, amongst others, Collaborative Practice Toronto and York Collaborative Practice.