East Ontario Quebec

McCAGUE BORLACK LLP

Our lawyers in Ottawa are focused on exceeding our client’s expectations in Ottawa and throughout eastern Ontario from Cornwall to the east, south to Kingston/Belleville and Peterborough, North to North Bay and Timmins, and throughout the Province of Quebec.

Regional Expansion Ottawa

FIRST EXPANSION OFFICE - OTTAWA

McCague Borlack LLP opened its first office outside of the GTA in the fall of 2012. The office is centrally located in the Sun Life Financial Centre in downtown Ottawa. Address, Directions & Map.

Today, McCague Borlack LLP offers one of the largest and most experienced team of civil litigators focused on meeting and exceeding our client’s expectations in Ottawa and throughout eastern Ontario from Cornwall to the east, south to Kingston/Belleville and Peterborough, North to North Bay and Timmins, and throughout the Province of Quebec.  

Ottawa Managing Partner

Martin Smith, a 2001 year of call and a McCague Borlack LLP partner in our Toronto office for a number of years, is the managing partner of the firm’s Ottawa office. Martin moved his family to Ottawa during the summer of 2012 where they now reside permanently. Martin practices civil litigation, specializing in the areas of employment law, human rights, professional liability, personal injury and subrogation. 
Read Martin's full bio.

Ottawa Lawyers

Since opening the Ottawa office, a number of lawyers, from the Ottawa area have joined Martin:

  1. Joseph Griffiths, a civil litigator since 2002, and counsel to our Ottawa office, is routinely retained by corporations, non-profits, individuals and government to represent their interests in simple and complex litigation.
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  2. James M. Brown with a 2003 year of call, has developed considerable experience in first party insurance claims for accident benefits and disability insurance. James regularly represents insurers on disputes over; the entitlement and quantum of income replacement benefits; determinations of catastrophic impairment; and claims for bad faith. 
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  3. Rachel Leck, a 2010 year of call, represents clients from Stratford to Sault Ste. Marie and many places in between focusing on Collaborative Practice and resolution of family disputes without litigation.
    Read Rachel's full bio.
  4. Desneiges Mitchell, a 2012 graduate, focuses her practice primarily on personal injury claims, subrogation, coverage, municipal liability and general casualty. Prior to joining the firm. Desneiges summered and articled at a full-service firm in Ottawa. 
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  5. Matthew Malcolm has practiced civil litigation since his call to the bar in 2012. Matt spent several months on secondment at an international insurance company for an inside look at the industry and an excellent perspective on what MB's insurer clients appreciate in counsel.
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  6. Marisa Gilmore, a 2014 year of call, obtained her law degree in the UK and worked abroad for an international bank in corporate and real estate insolvency and then from there moved into the personal injury and civil litigation focus. 
    Read Marisa's full bio.
     
  7. Douglas Treilhard, also a 2014 year of call, joined the firm after articling as a judicial law clerk for the Superior Court of Justice in Toronto and practising for several years in Thunder Bay. 
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  8. Alex Robineau, fluently bilingual, joined the Ottawa office as an Associate, in September 2016. During his articling term with the firm, he was fortunate to act as a junior in the course of two trials, allowing him to gain valuable litigation experience at an early stage in his career.
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  9. Christopher Macaulay, a 2017 call, is a tenacious litigator who prides himself on his ability to distil complex legal issues into simple advice. Chris finds creative and practical solutions for his clients.
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  10. David Perron has the ability to provide legal services in both English and French. Even as a 2017 calll, he has already assisted in multiple trials at the Court of Quebec, and the Superior Court of Quebec. 
    Read David's full bio

Today, McCague Borlack LLP offers one of the largest and the most experienced team of civil litigators focused on meeting and exceeding our client’s expectations in Ottawa and throughout eastern Ontario from Cornwall to the east, south to Kingston/Belleville and Peterborough, North to North Bay and Timmins, and throughout the Province of Quebec.