Experienced Business Lawyers in Ottawa

Corporate and business law covers a vast array of potential legal issues and requires legal counsel with extensive experience to manage effectively. Whether you are a new startup or a large, established business in business for generations, having trusted legal counsel with broad experience will ensure your company is always looking ahead to growth and longevity.

Our business law team prides itself on operating in the role of regular legal counsel and advisor to many local Ottawa businesses. Tierney Stauffer LLP has represented several family-owned and operated companies in the area, some for several decades now. Our vast experience allows us to act on behalf of our corporate clients on any issue that may arise, from incorporations and shareholder agreements to financing, compliance issues and real estate matters.

Trusted Corporate Lawyers & Legal Advisors for Businesses of all Size

Our business law lawyers in Ottawa provide expertise in all facets of business law to individuals, sole proprietors, partners, corporations and financial institutions. We provide our clients with the legal framework within which to create and organize a new business.

We provide personalized service for specific legal matters and expertise for our clients’ complex legal matters. Our experienced team provides a full scope of corporate legal services to enable our clients to successfully build, structure, and manage their business’s legal affairs.

Our firm offers practical support to businesses of all sizes for formations in the following areas:

  • Acquisition and disposition of businesses (assets and shares);
  • Alcohol and Gaming Commission Issues;
  • Bankruptcy and insolvency;
  • Business succession planning;
  • Charities;
  • Commercial landlord and tenant issues and leasing;
  • Employment agreements;
  • Financing and commercial real estate;
  • Franchising;
  • Incorporations and re-organizations;
  • Liquor License applications, transfers, renewals, endorsements and amendments;
  • Not-For-Profit corporations;
  • Partnership agreements;
  • Partnership issues;
  • Professional corporations;
  • Shareholders’ agreements;
  • Shareholders´ rights and remedies; and
  • Supply and services contracts.

Uniquely Qualified in Business Financing Matters

We have extensive experience representing clients on all types of financing arrangements and will provide practical advice to help you identify the best solution for your company’s needs. Our firm’s senior counsel Stephen Tierney is one of only a few lawyers in Ottawa authorized to act on matters involving the Business Development Bank of Canada, a financial institution dedicated to providing financing to Canadian businesses and entrepreneurs.


Contact the Corporate Lawyers at Tierney Stauffer LLP in Ottawa for Experienced Counsel on a Broad Range of Business Law Issues

At Tierney Stauffer LLP, we are committed to providing comprehensive, forward-thinking and practical advice to our corporate clients, no matter the size of the operation. Our lawyers have extensive experience in all business law matters from real estate to licensing and business succession. Call us at 1-888-799-8057 or contact us online to arrange a consultation with an experienced business lawyer.


Fax: 613-728-9866
510-1600 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario
K1Z 0A1


Toll-Free: 1-888-799-8057
340 Second Street East
Cornwall, Ontario
K6H 1Y9


Toll-Free: 1-888-799-8057
556 O’Connor Drive
Kingston, Ontario
K7P 1N3

North Bay

Toll-Free: 1-888-799-8057