We are able to serve you in English, French, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Barry D. Reese, B. Journ., LL.B
Barrister & Solicitor & Notary Public
Called to the Ontario Bar in 1988, Barry* has concentrated his practice in real estate, business transactions and corporate-commercial law.
Barry studied journalism at Carleton University in Ottawa and received his law degree from Queen’s University in Kingston. He then spent a year teaching junior high school in New York City before returning to do his articles. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1988.
Barry began his legal career in Toronto at McCarthy Tetrault (at the time, Canada’s largest national law firm), where he practiced corporate-commercial law and specialized in entertainment law for several years. He then headed up a branch law office in Mississauga for Byrnes, Chan & Loh. There he focused his practice on real estate and corporate-commercial transactions.
Since 2000, Barry has been practicing on his own while acting as General Counsel for a successful high-tech trading/manufacturing firm. From 2001 to 2004, he also taught various music industry and copyright law courses at the Trebas Institute.
Barry is active in his church and in the community. He coached and convened hockey and baseball in Brampton at various levels for many years. He is involved with several non-profit organizations as a director and volunteer.
Barry’s diverse experiences continue to serve him well in understanding and meeting his clients’ needs.
Note:Barry practices law in association with George T. Florea. This is not a partnership, but an arrangement where clients can benefit from the convenience of complementary legal services of both lawyers. Barry and George look forward to meeting your legal needs through their respective, but separate firms.
*Registered with the Law Society of Upper Canada as Joseph Barry Darrell Reese, however, please call him Barry.
Our Staff Members
Cecilia Choi works out of the Mississauga East office, primarily assisting Barry with his Real Estate practice. You may also be assisted by other part-time staff: Karl Anto (Wills), Angela Lin (Bookkeeper), and Brandan Reese (Administration).