Taleen Balian

C. Taleen Balian

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Taleen Balian is an associate in the Banking, Finance & Major Projects Practice Group in Baker McKenzie's Toronto office. She has experience in a wide variety of corporate and commercial matters. Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Taleen received legal training and practiced at other large Bay Street law firms. Her prior professional experiences include six years in the public sector delivering strategic counsel to high-profile public office holders. She has advised on matters with respect to public policy, stakeholder relations, media relations and communications.

Practice Focus

Taleen focuses her practice on corporate and commercial matters, including banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, and public-private partnerships.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of Ontario - Member
  • Women in Infrastructure - Member
  • Armenian Bar Association - Member


  • Ontario~Canada (2017)


  • University of Ottawa (JD) (2016)
  • University of Toronto (HBA Philosophy & Political Science) (2007)


  • Armenian
  • English