Municipal and Expropriation Law
We advocate for clients at the Ontario Municipal Board and Superior Court of Justice in relation to land use planning, expropriation, development charges and other municipal matters. We have a commanding knowledge of the complex municipal law system and related legislation.
We assist with your divorce, custody and access disputes to help you preserve the meaningful relationships in your life. We also structure separation agreements, domestic contracts and represent you in the division of net family property to ensure your financial security.
We advocate effectively and fearlessly for our clients and elicit the best facts and evidence to advance our clients’ positions. We handle litigation matters involving business and contracts, construction, real estate and reputation management.
We assist you in navigating the challenging audit process and focus on minimizing its impact on your business and your life. We advocate for you before the Tax Court of Canada and in negotiations with the CRA. We devise and execute effective litigation strategies.
We provide informed and practical business and corporate law advice to clients at any stage of business. We provide responsive and thorough service and consider our clients’ business operations. We also litigate all business related matters.
We litigate, advocate, and negotiate for all parties in the construction pyramid in relation to construction litigation matters, including liens, defects and delays, breach of contract and breach of trust. We believe in thorough but efficient case preparation and fearless advocacy.
At Rodrigues Paiva LLP we are passionate about simplifying the legal process so that our clients can understand their options and make wise decisions. We deliver responsive and tailored service and approach every file with care and passion.
Ontario Business Structures: Selecting the Right Structure for your Business Read time: 3-4 minutes Businesses in Ontario are typically organized... read more →April 3, 2019
Determining Market Value in Expropriation Compensation Claims: Highest and Best Use Read time: 4 minutes Property owners facing expropriation can... read more →March 26, 2019
Injurious Affection Damages: Claiming Business Damages Caused by Public Projects Where there is no Taking of Land Read time: 4-5... read more →January 30, 2019
Read time: 4-5 minutes Summary judgment motions are a procedural tool that can be utilized by either party in certain... read more →January 14, 2019
Read time: 4-5 min Agreements of Purchase and Sale: The Consequences of a Breach Rapidly changing and volatile housing markets,... read more →October 12, 2018
The Discovery Process in Superior Court: What you Should Understand Read time: 4 minutes Discoveries are a part of the... read more →June 16, 2018
Read time: 6 minutes The New Construction Act: Follow-up on Changes to the Construction Lien Act | As we discussed... read more →May 4, 2018