Services

Private Mediations

Joseph is able to conduct private mediations in a variety of legal areas including: personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability, breach of warranty or contract, various other torts and commercial litigation matters.  Please call to discuss your specific needs.  Joseph’s rates are comparable to those offered by roster mediators.   Other Useful Mediation Related Links: …

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Immigration Law

On an annual basis, Canada admits about 300,000 immigrants.  Most are welcomed under the Family Class and the Economic Class categories.  Other categories include: Canadian Experience Class, Express Entry, Federal Skilled Trades, Federal Skilled Worker Program, Provincial Nominee Program, Investors, Entrepreneurs and Self-Employment, and Quebec Immigration.  We are also able to assist those arriving on, …

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Construction Law

Joseph represents builders and purchasers with respect to a variety of construction law and TARION warranty matters.   He is able to pursue, defend, negotiate and settle all types of claims and defenses, including claims for breach of contract, liens, breach of trust, performance, labour and material bond, and delays, among others.  Please call or email …

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Libel and Defamation

Joseph has been involved in some of the biggest libel cases in Canadian history.   He has provided strategic legal and public relations advice with respect to those affected by negative media attention.  He is available to represent individuals or organizations as counsel or for consult.   Other Useful Libel and Defamation Related Links: https://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/90l12 https://www.canlii.org/en/ca/scc/doc/2009/2009scc61/2009scc61.html …

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Commercial Litigation

Joseph is able to pursue commercial litigation in various areas, including: breach of contract, appeals, regulatory compliance, debt collection and enforcement, shareholder / partnership disputes, commercial tenancies and improper solicitations, internal investigations, among others.  Please call to speak to us about your issues and concerns and to see if we may be the right fit. …

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Civil Litigation

Joseph is able to pursue civil litigation in various areas, including: insurance, libel and slander, breach of contract, privacy litigation, professional negligence, appeals. He is also able to consult with individuals or companies to discuss a wide array of concerns and internal investigations.  Please call him to discuss the specifics and to determine if he …

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Municipal Law

Joseph is able to provide the following municipal law services: Representation before all levels of courts, tribunals, regulatory bodies, councils, and committees Municipal planning and land development matters Municipal by-law litigation Municipal law opinions Preparation of municipal resolutions, staff reports, or other documents Property tax and assessment appeals Construction and project management agreements Variances for …

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Cannabis Law

Joseph is an active member of  the National Cannabis Bar Association (“NCBA”)  (https://www.canbar.org/).  The purpose of the NCBA, and his membership within the organization, is to  provide excellent, ethical, and advanced legal assistance to the growing cannabis industry. Subject to applicable legislation and regulations, cannabis will be legal in Canada on October 17, 2018.  Joseph …

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