Michael Zalev

Michael Zalev



Michael Zalev is a partner at Epstein Cole with a focus on family law and the defence of professional malpractice claims against lawyers.

Michael regularly deals with complex family law parenting and financial issues, and he has experience dealing with cases at all levels of court, including the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada. He also uses alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation and arbitration.

Michael was called to the Ontario Bar in 2005 after clerking for the Judges of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • The Advocates'┬áSociety
Bar Admissions & Education
  • Called to the Bar of Ontario (2005)
  • LL.B. from the University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law (2004)
  • B.A. (Economics and Media Information and Technoculture) from the University of Western Ontario (2001)