The Ninth Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada

Congratulations to seven firm partners who have been listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015: Mr. John Nelligan, Allan O'Brien, Janice Payne, Dougald Brown, Sean McGee, Steve Waller and Peter Cronyn. Read more

The Ninth Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada

New Estates Article: Tying the Knot - Again

How do you balance the desire to ensure that your children from your first marriage still inherit with ensuring that your spouse from your second marriage will also benefit from your estate? Read more

New Estates Article: Tying the Knot - Again

New Employment Article: When Terminated for just cause instead of Just 'Cause

Read employment lawyer Karine Dion's latest article on termination for just cause, not just 'cause, and the hurdles faced by employers in proving it Read more

New Employment Article: When Terminated for just cause instead of Just 'Cause

New Blog Post: Protecting Your Creative Work Online

The internet has provided creative minds with an unprecedented forum to promote their work and get noticed in more affordable ways. Unfortunately, online publishing also comes with its fair share of intellectual property risks. Read more

New Blog Post: Protecting Your Creative Work Online

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Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP is not your average law firm. Whether you are an individual or large national organization in Canada, we are the right size to deliver focused, individualized expertise, while offering a broad range of innovative legal and advisory services. We've grown to a team of over 60 lawyers and over 100 business and support staff, who are available to provide you services in both official languages. Our law firm is an integral part of the community, with our head office based in Ottawa, and additional offices located in Alexandria, Kingston, and Vankleek Hill, Ontario.

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