Welcome to the Offices of Devry Smith Frank LLP

Since 1964, Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) has been a trusted advisor and advocate for corporations, individuals, and small businesses. The enduring relationships we have developed with our clients form the solid foundation on which the firm has been built — and they are clearly illustrated through our clients’ many testimonials!

Our law firm is comprised of over 175 dedicated legal and support staff to better service your needs. We are driven by delivering value to our clients in all that we do.

DSF provides approachable, professional, and affordable client-tailored service. As a team, we work to efficiently offer you the expertise and resources you need to achieve the best possible legal results.

We offer an outstanding environment in which to work, practise law, learn, and grow. Our success is due, in large part, to the many talented people who are attracted to and stay at our firm for a long, long time. To see more about who we are, visit our Facebook page:

We have three office locations to serve your legal needs. With locations in Toronto, Barrie and Whitby, we are now even closer to our clients and are ready to advise them on all their legal needs. Please visit our Contact Us page for detailed information on all our locations.

For information or assistance in any legal matter, please contact any one of our experienced lawyers directly.



DSF Toronto welcomes Tyler Teichert!

Tyler Teichert

Tyler practices in all areas of family law, including: custody, access, support, property, and child protection. He regularly appears in family court including conferences and motions, and has conducted a Superior Court of Justice trial. Welcome Tyler!

DSF Toronto welcomes Shafqat Gul!

Shafqat Gul

Shafqat joined Devry Smith Frank LLP in August of 2017 as an IT Systems & Applications Administrator. Shafqat has extensive experience in server management and has worked as a systems administrator since 2011. Welcome Shafqat!

DSF Toronto welcomes Law Students Marly Peikes, Samantha Hamilton, and Stuart Clark!

Marly PeikesSamantha HamiltonStuart Clark
Welcome Marly, Samantha, and Stuart!

DSF Toronto welcomes Rene Mayorga!

Rene Mayorga

Rene joined DSF in August of 2017 as a programmer and help desk technician. Rene has many years of experience working with Crystal and Microsoft reports. Welcome Rene!

DSF Barrie welcomes Laurie Pickering!

Laurie Pickering

Laurie has several years’ of experience as a financial services Law Clerk on Bay Street, where her practice focused on asset based lending, syndicated lending, and public-private partnerships. Laurie has since moved to Barrie and has joined DSF in the Corporate Services department in July of 2017. Welcome Laurie!



2017 Durham Region Business Summit

October 18, 2017

The fourth annual Durham Region Business Summit is a one day conference positioned to inform and inspire. This year’s event will focus on data driving business and motivate you to leverage data into results!

​This jam-packed day will feature multiple speakers, panelists and a tradeshow highlighting more than 20 local businesses.

Ajax Convention Centre
550 Beck Crescent
Ajax, ON
L1Z 1C9

Date/Time Information:
October 18
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Contact Information:
Heather Bulman

Early bird prices available until Monday, July 31!

Members: $99 + HST
Non-members: $130 + HST
Table of eight: $650 + HST

2017 Durham Region Business Summit

HR, Employment & Immigration Seminar

October 26, 2017

Please join us for a Free HR/Employment Webinar organized by the lawyers of Devry Smith Frank LLP.

When: October 26, 2017
              8:30 – 10:00 am EST

Format: Online webinar

Topics covered:

  • Proposed Changes to Ontario’s Labour and Employment Laws: An Overview of the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017
  • Bonus entitlement throughout the Reasonable Notice Period: Case Law Update
  • The Legalization of Marijuana in Canada: Advice for Employers
  • Social Media Postings and Off-Duty Conduct: Just Cause for Termination?
  • Termination Clause Update: Wood v. Fred Deeley Imports Ltd.
  • To RSVP, email Joanna Esposito at joanna.esposito@devrylaw.ca.

    This program has been approved for continuing professional development (CPD) 1.5 hours under Section A of the Continuing professional development (CPD) Log of the Human Resource Professionals Association (HRPA).


    HR, Employment & Immigration Seminar 2017