If you own a business or are planning on starting one, you can rely on the services of Broderick & Partners LLP's business law group. Our lawyers have represented hundreds of Niagara businesses, from sole proprietors to large multi-national corporations. We handle all aspects in a business' legal life cycle from the early decisions as to proper business structure through to the sale of the business. To help you operate your business, our business lawyers have extensive experience in leases, mergers and acquisitions, municipal law and bankruptcy and insolvency.
Broderick & Partners LLP is widely recognized for its skilled litigation lawyers, who represent clients before all levels of Court and various administrative tribunals. Our lawyers appear frequently in Court for construction disputes, bankruptcy and insolvency issues, personal injury and insurance claims, family law, estate litigation and libel and slander claims. We also represent employers for labour relations disputes and employment matters.
A good reputation takes years to build, but can be destroyed in an instant by false and defamatory statements. The lawyers at Broderick & Partners LLP have developed an expertise in the area of libel and slander law, which is also known as defamation law. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants in defamation cases.
The family law group at Broderick & Partners LLP has helped countless clients through the difficult legal issues that arise on the break up of a family. We negotiate and draft Cohabitation and Marriage Agreements, and Separation Agreements, to deal with issues of second marriages, spousal and child support, property division, and custody and access issues.
LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW
The lawyers at Broderick & Partners LLP assist many Niagara-based businesses with their labour and employment law matters. We handle union certifications and terminations of bargaining rights and assist throughout the collective bargaining process. We represent clients at the Ontario Labour Relations Board. We also provide advice on employee terminations and on employment issues arising on the sale or restructuring of a business.
Representing individuals and businesses on municipal law matters is an integral part of our practice at Broderick & Partners LLP. We advise clients on various municipal law and land development issues, including Official Plan amendments, expropriations, re-zoning and minor variances. We also represent clients before municipal and regional councils and the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal.
PERSONAL INJURY AND INSURANCE LAW
Broderick & Partners LLP has experience advising clients in relation to all areas of personal injury and insurance law including slip and fall accidents, dog bites, motor vehicle accidents, catastrophic impairments and long-term disability disputes. The lawyers at Broderick & Partners LLP work closely with our clients’ treatment providers ensuring they receive the right treatment and settle for the maximum amount of compensation for the injuries they have suffered.
From home purchases and sales to large land acquisitions by developers, Broderick & Partners LLP practices in all areas of the real estate sector. We provide advice on residential and commercial leases, municipal law issues and mortgage financing.
WILLS AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION
Our lawyers have extensive experience in Wills and Estates law. We can prepare your will and powers of attorney and can provide advice on estate planning issues. If a dispute arises, our litigation lawyers will go to Court to protect the interests of the estate or the beneficiaries. We also assist executors with the administration of estates, from the initial application for Certificate of Appointment (probate) to executor compensation calculations and formal passing of accounts.