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Helpful Tips Ottawa November 9, 2018

How to Choose the Best Lawyer in Ottawa

In the city of Ottawa, there are hundreds of law firms and thousands of lawyers competing to represent your legal interests. How do you know which Ottawa law firm is best? The best law firm has a strong reputation, precise specialization, extensive experience, attentive staff, and affordable value.

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Helpful Tips Ottawa November 9, 2018

5 Things to Look For in an Ottawa Law Firm

In the city of Ottawa, there are hundreds of law firms and thousands of lawyers competing to represent your legal interests. How do you know which Ottawa law firm is best? The best law firm has a strong reputation, precise specialization, extensive experience, attentive staff, and affordable value.

Contract dispute

Helpful Tips Ottawa November 9, 2018

7 Tips for Avoiding a Contract Dispute

Almost every contract dispute can be avoided by taking precautions in advance and doing your due diligence before signing on the bottom line. Here are ten useful tips to keep in mind when negotiating a contract to avoid a contract dispute down the road: Consult a Lawyer You should always hire a lawyer to act […]

Estate litigation

Helpful Tips Ottawa November 9, 2018

Estate Litigation FAQs

Estate litigation can be quite a complicated and sensitive topic, as you try to sort through the estate of a deceased loved one while also grappling with your loss. You probably have a lot of questions, but so do many people who have been in your shoes. Here are some of the most frequent questions […]

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The Top 3 Ways to Avoid Estate Litigation

They say the only certainties in life are death and taxes.  When a person dies, they often leave behind assets and liabilities (sometimes unpaid taxes) in the form of an estate. If a creditor claims they are owed money, or if one of the beneficiaries of the estate has an issue with the will, a […]

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Understanding Probate

When a loved one passes, there are numerous things you need to address. Your priority should be on coping with your loss, but there are also practical considerations like planning the funeral and settling the estate of the deceased. Whether the deceased left a Will and whether or not they appointed an Estate Trustee will […]

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Helpful Tips Personal Injury August 2, 2018

What to Do if You’re Injured at an Outdoor Festival

Ottawa is one of the best cities in the world when it comes to festivals. We get to enjoy music festivals like Bluesfest, the Jazz Festival, the Chamber Music Festival, and CityFolk. We get to participate in athletic feats like the Dragon Boat Festival and the Hope Volleyball Summerfest. We can take in cultural events […]

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Helpful Tips Ottawa August 2, 2018

Five Safe Summer Camping Practices

There’s nothing quite like escaping from the city for a few days to enjoy summer camping with family or friends. The Ottawa area is surrounded by many fabulous campsites, from the Gatineau Hills to the Ottawa River and the entire Rideau Lakes region. To make sure you do not suffer a personal injury during your […]

Avoid Latent, Undisclosed Home Defects: 5 Home Buying Tips Everyone Should Know

Buying a home is an exciting proposition that signals the beginning of a new phase in your life. It’s also likely the most expensive purchase you will ever make. Here are 5 key tips all homebuyers should consider to avoid latent or undisclosed home defects: 1. Survey the Property It is very important to survey your property […]

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Why You Should Hire an Ottawa Lawyer Rather Than Represent Yourself

Are you debating between representing yourself in a legal situation or hiring a lawyer? We certainly recommend hiring a lawyer because law is complex and it takes years to learn about our complicated civil procedures. There is a lot of paperwork and you don’t want to make an error or miss a deadline with court documents. By hiring a lawyer, you will put yourself on an even playing field with the other party, avail yourself of your lawyer’s professional connections, and reduce stress associated with representing yourself.

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