Ramz is an associate in Osler’s Financial Services Group. He is a graduate of the J.D./M.B.A. program at the University of Toronto, and is an alumnus of the Leadership Development Lab, C-Suite, and Vernissage Health Leadership development programs. Ramz earned his Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from Dalhousie University, where he served as Student Union President. Ramz first joined the firm as a summer student in 2018, supporting corporate and tax matters in the firm’s New York office. Ramz articled with Osler from 2019-2020.
Ramz’s practice includes a broad range of matters for borrowers and credit providers, comprising of corporate lending, commercial agreements, structured finance, and Islamic finance transactions.
In the community, Ramz focuses on poverty alleviation, housing and food security, and digital equity advocacy. Prior to Osler, he worked for several years in strategy, marketing and project and change management, earning professional designations in the latter. Ramz also served as a Councillor's Aide in the Office of the Deputy Mayor of Toronto – the city’s Housing Advocate. He is an alumnus of the School of Cities at the University of Toronto, currently conducting research into an equitable policy framework for smart city transformation. He is a regular speaker on the topics of equity, diversity, inclusion and leadership.