Independent Counsel Group Lawyers

Lawyers within our Independent Counsel Group contribute to Tierney Stauffer LLP by providing their experience and knowledge but practise independently, leasing facilities and space from Tierney Stauffer LLP.

W. Ormond Murphy

Counsel Group Lawyer

Orm’s practice focuses on all areas of estates, trusts, wills, powers of attorney and guardianship, with a particular emphasis on mediated and litigated disputes. He has represented a wide range of clients, including individuals, trust companies, and the Ontario Offices of the Children’s Lawyer and Public Guardian and Trustee.

John J. Cardill

Counsel Group Lawyer

John was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1974 having graduated from the University of Windsor. His practice is restricted to the areas of civil litigation and family law where he has appeared at all levels of court including the Supreme Court of Canada. He is recognized by his peers as an expert in the field of costs. John practices law as a sole practitioner in association with the law firm of Tierney Stauffer LLP.