ST.  JAMES LAW OFFICE

Cases We Handle

Canadian Immigration

and Citizenship Law


We assist individuals and businesses around the world by providing clear and practical immigration advice tailored to their situation and circumstance.  We advise and prepare Applicants eligible for Permanent Residence in Canada under all Federal Immigration Classes, Pilots and Programmes, including Family Sponsorships and all Provincial Nominee Programs.  We also assist  those seeking Temporary Resident Visas, (work, study or visit), Extensions, Restorations of Status and all other Canadian Immigration and Citizenship matters.

Wills and Estates


As you plan for your future or prepare for unforeseen circumstances, we can draft your Po​wer of Attorney, Healthcare Directive and Last Will and Testament in accordance with your personal wishes, circumstances and instructions, (including Islamic Wills/Islamic Distribution of the Estate (al-Mawarith)).  We assist Attorneys dealing with adult mental incapacity, Executors/Administrators with the preparation and submission of  Requests for Probate and Requests for Letters of Administration and with their Estate administration etc.

Family Law


We are committed to promoting a fair and efficient approach at any stage of family life and we can assist with drafting of Prenuptial Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements, Marital Agreements, Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) Egg, Sperm and Embryo Donor Agreements, Third Party Reproduction (Gestational/Surrogacy) Agreements, (in accordance with Assisted Human Reproduction Act), Adoption, Child Support, Spousal Support, Custody/ Access/ Parenting Arrangements, Separation Agreements, Independent Legal Advice and Uncontested Divorces.

Corporate and

Commercial Law


We can assist you at various stages of your business, including name reservation, drafting and filing your Articles of Incorporation,  drafting of various Business  Contracts, Share Transfers, Partnership Agreements, Non Disclosure Agreements, Non- Compete Agreements, Joint Ventures, Mergers and     Acquisitions, Amalgamations, Dissolutions, Commercial lending, including the purchase and sale of businesses, review and advising on commercial leases and commercial financing.

Entertainment Law


Negotiating and drafting of specialized entertainment contracts, advising clients of their rights and obligations pertaining to freedom of expression, advertising, film production, broadcasting,  telecommunications etc.

Intellectual Property Law


We advise both individual and business clients in all intellectual property matters, including copyrights and trademarks, the licensing, transferring and protection of those rights.

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