Doug has been advising individuals, businesses and developers from his base in Ottawa’s west end for over 40 years. His practice is focused on property development, corporate law, residential real estate and estate planning. 

Property developers and builders turn to Doug for all aspects of their projects including land acquisition, guidance through the development process, assistance with financing and sales to home buyers. Over the years, he has advised on numerous developments in Ottawa and the surrounding Townships including Kemptville, Beckwith, West Carleton, Osgoode and Greely.

In his corporate practice, Doug assists owner-managed businesses with all their legal needs. His clients include many sole proprietors and business partnerships looking to incorporate. Doug also works with clients on shareholder agreements and annual minutes, as well as asset and sale purchases.

Each year, Doug acts for many home buyers and sellers on their residential real estate transaction and re-financing. He also guides clients through the estate planning process, ensuring wills, power of attorney and trusts are in place that reflect his clients’ wishes.