Founded in 1964, Beard Winter LLP is a full service, mid-sized law firm located in downtown Toronto, Ontario. The firm provides advice and services to a wide range of local, national and international clients. more


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130 Adelaide Street West, Suite 701
Toronto, ON M5H 2K4
Telephone: 416.593.5555
Toll Free: 1.855.502.9529
Facsimile: 416.593.7760

Reception hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Accessibility Advisory:

Beard Winter wishes to advise our visitors that from April 10, 2017 the accessibility elevator in the PATH underground between First Canadian Place and our offices in the Richmond Adelaide Centre will be out of service for approximately 10 weeks. The Toronto District BIA along with surrounding landlords have posted alternate routes to assist with this temporary closure.


Beginning on February 21 and continuing through June 2017, the existing 130 Adelaide Street parking facility accessed via York Street will be closed to facilitate the final phase of the parking facility modernization.

Parking for non-monthly customers and guests of Richmond-Adelaide Centre during the above noted timeframe is available at the following nearby locations:

City Hall/Nathan Phillips Square
150 York Street
Exchange Tower