“A seasoned lawyer with experience from Bay Street to Corporate Boardrooms to Startups, Koby designs all of our legal agreements and is an active participant in negotiations with our enterprise customers and strategic partners. With his experience working across a wide range of industries and with companies of all sizes he produces agreements that are fair, balanced and that achieve natural strategic alignment between us and our customers.”
–Koby Smutylo, as described by client, ConceptShare Inc.
Koby is external general counsel to many small and mid-size businesses. His business clients include software, hardware, internet, finance, mining and services companies. In addition, Koby provides private client legal services to medical, dental and legal professionals and other individuals with complex personal affairs.
Koby practiced in Toronto for many years, acting as counsel to small and mid-sized businesses, TSX and TSX V listed public companies and several investment dealers. Following his return to Ottawa, his hometown, he was senior corporate counsel to a large Canadian-based international software company where he managed legal teams in Ottawa, Taiwan and Japan.
In 2010, Koby launched a boutique law firm focusing on providing high quality legal services to entrepreneurial individuals and businesses. By providing great service and good legal advice, Smutylo Law+ now services business clients in Ottawa, Toronto and elsewhere in Canada as well as in the United States, South America, Europe and Asia. However, all our clients – from large multinational businesses to dynamic owner-operated businesses to medical, dental and other professionals – continue to receive great service and good legal advice. Koby wants his clients to not only have a good legal outcome but to have a great experience when working with Smutylo Law+.
Koby obtained a First Class Honours degree from Queen’s University and a law degree from Western University.