As the premier legal firm of the National Capital Region, the success of our community is a measure of our own success, and an assurance of our future. Our service reflects that long-term approach to our clients’ needs. Our expertise can help your business succeed.

We counsel businesses of all shapes and sizes, from start-ups to established multi-national corporations, across a wide range of industries. With the global reach of our international business and legal network, Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall delivers the highest level of legal and business advisory services, wherever your business is taking you.

The backgrounds of our diverse team span all major business sectors, including specialized expertise in technology, tax law, corporate governance, financing, life sciences and government relations. Our Business Law Group regularly advises on transactions of all manner and magnitude. We can assemble the right team of Ottawa business lawyers, with the right matrix of specialists, to manage your company's most critical challenges. As an independent Ottawa law firm, our clients have access to our most experienced professionals. Where issues are complex, we bring clarity. We identify potential problems or challenges to minimize any surprises. We understand that in business, efficiency can be the difference between success and failure, and we ensure your legal issues are managed with that in mind.

We conduct our business the same way our clients conduct theirs: with the goal of establishing long-term relationships based on mutual respect and trust. We provide legal counsel across a wide range of specialties, including:  

  • Corporate Finance and Securities
  • Cross-Border Transactions
  • FINTRAC Compliance
  • Franchising and Licensing
  • Government Relations and International Trade Tribunals
  • Immigration
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Not-for-profit, Associations, Charities & Institutions
  • Private Equity
  • Project Finance and Public-Private Partnerships
  • Public Companies and Corporate Governance
  • Taxation
  • Technology