Author Archives: Andrew Foti

Avōkka turns one

Avōkka turns one

Avōkka celebrated our first year after launching initially in February 2014. It has been an eventful year, culminating in national recognition in the February 2015 issue of Lexpert magazine article “Transformative Law” by leading commentator, Julius Melnitzer. During 2014, we introduced our services concept to the Canadian market and have been part of the movement … Continued

New law firm to tap mid-sized firms with ‘virtual’ general counsel services | Ottawa Business Journal

New law firm to tap mid-sized firms with ‘virtual’ general counsel services | Ottawa Business Journal

Another Ottawa-based legal firm is hoping it can capitalize on changes in the legal industry by offering advice to medium-sized companies at a lower price. Andrew Foti, the founder and CEO of Avokka LLP, said he was “working on retainer for a couple companies,” when he saw an opportunity to offer medium-sized companies the same … Continued

New legal services model offers virtual general counsel | Financial Post

New legal services model offers virtual general counsel | Financial Post

A new legal services firm, Avokka Virtual General Counsel, is offering part-time general counsel for mid-sized companies ($10M – $75M) who think they can’t afford one. Launched in mid-February, Toronto-based Avokka also offers experienced counsel to boost in-house legal teams who need additional help for special problems and projects. “Avokka offers only the services of … Continued