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Base Fees

  • HST is applicable to all fee quotes and most disbursements

  • All fees are based upon straight-forward files.  If the matter is more complicated then fees may vary.  This is usually determined upon the first interview

  • Hourly rates for lawyers on notice to client may vary during progress of the file

  • Retainers are required on all Family Matters.  If the matters are straight-forward then the usual retainer is $5,000 but this amount may vary depending upon complexity of issues

Notary Services

   
Notarization
$100
   
Commissioning Of Affidavit
$35
   
Statutory Declaration - if you provide the prepared form
$35
   
Statutory Declaration - if we prepare the form - no more than 1 page
$50

 

Real Estate

   Residential Purchase

   
Under $400,000
$575
   
Between $400,000 & $700,000
$675
   
Between $700,000 & $1,000,000
$875
   
Between $1,000,000 & $1,500,000
$1,250
   
Over $1,500,000
A Specific quote is required
   
Each mortgage (Purchase) *Major Lender
$225
   
Each mortgage (Purchase) *Not A Major Lender
$375
   
Purchase Disbursements - Approximate  View
$700

   Residential Sale

   
Under $400,000
$525
   
Between $400,000 & $700,000
$625
   
Between $700,000 & $1,000,000
$825
   
Between $1,000,000 & $1,500,000
$1,225
   
Over $1,500,000
A Specific quote is required
   
Mortgage Discharge for each mortgage
$225
   
Bridge Loan
$175
   
Sale Disbursements - Approximate  View
$400

   Miscellaneous Real Estate Matters

   
Review Agreement of Purchase & Sale
$300
   
Review or Status Certificate
$250
   
Discharge Of Restrictive Covenants
$250 plus Disbursements

   Unregistered Condominium

   
Interim Closing On Occupancy
$400
   
Interim Disbursements - Approximate  View
$200

   Mortgage Refinancing

   
Mortgage Refinancing - *Major Lender
$600
   
Mortgage Refinancing - *Not a Major Lender
$700
   
Transfer Of Title
$350
   
Payout of Credit Cards/Line Of Credit/Other Debt
$50 for each payout
   
Disbursements - Approximate  View
$350

   Title Insurance

   
Post Closing (Under $500,000)
$275
   
Disbursements - Approximate  View
$700

 

Family - Matrimonial

   
Initial Consultation (1/2 hour)
$150
   
Straight Forward Separation Agreement
$2,500
   
Straight Forward Co-Habitation Agreement
$1,500
   
Straight Forward Marriage Contract
$1,500
   
Uncontested Divorce
$1,800

                  ***A minimum retainer required to be determined during Consultation***

   
Disbursements - Approximate  View
$550 - $650
   
Contested Divorce or Other Family Matter
$5,000 Retainer Required
   
Opinion Letter - Uncomplicated
$300
   
Opinion Letter - Complicated
To be determined

 

Wills - Estates - Power Of Attorney

   
Last Will & Testament - 1 person (if uncomplicated)
$350
   
Last Will & Testament - Husband & Wife (if uncomplicated)
$500 ($250 ea)
   
**If estate or wishes are more involved, fee is based upon professional time**
   
Codicil to Last Will & Testament
$150
   
Power Of Attorney For Personal Care
$75
   
Continuing Power Of Attorney
$75

 

Business Law

   
Basic Provincial Incorporation
$950
   
Disbursements - Approximate  View
$500 - $600
   
Basic Federal Incorporation
$950
   
Disbursements - View
$500 - $600
   
Not For Profit
$1,500
   
Disbursements - View
$500 - $600
   
Professional Corporation
$950
   
Preparing Application for Certificate of Authorization to appropriate College/Institute    ***Application fee to College/Institute extra***
$200
   
Disbursements - Approximate  View
$500 - $600

                  ***Disbursement costs vary, depending on which Ministry Services are required***

   
Asset Rollover
$1,500
   
Organization/Reorganization
$1,500
   
Annual Resolutions
$350