Eli graduated from the University of Toronto Law School in 2004, and was called to the bar in July, 2005. He articled with Benson Percival Brown, a renowned litigation firm, and practiced with the firm as an associate for 10 years, before opening his own litigation practice in 2015.
While in Law School, Eli was the recipient of the Wilson Moot 2003 award for top oral advocacy.
Eli is also a graduate of the prestigious Ivey Business School, at the University of Western Ontario. He graduated with an MBA in 1986, and worked for 2 years as a technology consultant for an international accounting firm.
Prior to entering Law School, Eli had a successful 15-year business career in various technological fields including cellular, GPS, and computer software. Eli's undergraduate degree is a B.Sc. in computer science from the University of Toronto. Eli resides in mid-town Toronto, with his wife and (currently) one of his two 20-something daughters.