Bennett Jones LLP

Established in 2012

Practice Area: Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Climate Change 22 more areas of practice + 22 more

Attorneys at This Firm 5 + attorneys view all
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Bennett Jones LLP

Serving Ottawa, ON view address

Serving Ottawa, ON view address

Attorney Awards AV Preeminent

About Bennett Jones LLP

Located in the capital of Canada, our Ottawa office is home to a number of members of our Public Policy practice. With their hands on the pulse of the political heart of Canada, our lawyers and business advisors provide insights on the workings of Canadian government, trade and economics and help clients to devise strategies on how to negotiate legislation while gaining and maintaining competitive advantage.

Areas of Law

  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Climate Change
  • Emissions Trading
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Reorganization
  • Public Policy
  • Public Infrastructure Projects
  • Energy
  • Natural Resources
  • Taxation
  • Litigation
  • International Trade
  • Investments
  • Mergers And Acquisitions
  • Banking Law
  • Finance
  • Securities
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning
  • Health Care
  • Antitrust
  • Competition
  • Regulatory Law
  • Intellectual Property

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Client Reviews

  • 3.6/5.0 7 reviews
  • 71% client recommended 5 recommendations
  • Communication

    3.6/5.0
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    3.6/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    3.6/5.0
  • Value for Money

    3.6/5.0
  • Michael N. Melanson Read 1 review

    5.0/5.0 submitted on 09/19/13

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Ian C. Michael Read all 2 reviews

    5.0/5.0 submitted on 05/26/13

    Ian is a very smart lawyer and has very good business judgement and was always available to deal with our issues on several M&A matters. I would use h... Read more

    Ian is a very smart lawyer and has very good business judgement and was always available to deal with our issues on several M&A matters. I would use him again in a heart beat.

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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Daron K. Naffin Read 1 review

    5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/17/11

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Lawrence E. Smith Q.C. Read 1 review

    3.0/5.0 submitted on 12/27/10

    • Communication

      3.0/5.0
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      3.0/5.0
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      3.0/5.0
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      3.0/5.0

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  • Bennett Jones LLP

    1.0/5.0 submitted on 11/02/15

    My parents retained Bennett Jones for several years. BJ prepared Estate Plans, Butterfly Distribution of assets with tax ruling, Dependent Adult work for sister, Wills fo... Read more

    My parents retained Bennett Jones for several years. BJ prepared Estate Plans, Butterfly Distribution of assets with tax ruling, Dependent Adult work for sister, Wills for parents.After parents passing BJ refused to work for Brother and myself as we acted as co-executors. BJ set up $1million trust account and removed their legal fees from this account and then refused to provide a proper accounting of this account. BJ agreed to taxation of their account & refused to agree to date.

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      1.0/5.0
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  • Bennett Jones LLP

    1.0/5.0 submitted on 07/20/10

    A client for more than two decades, we have found that service and ethics have seriously eroded. Communication and attention to detail has been lacking and errors have b... Read more

    A client for more than two decades, we have found that service and ethics have seriously eroded. Communication and attention to detail has been lacking and errors have been costly. The firm has engaged in admitted conflicts that have damaged us as clients. We are very disappointed.

    • Communication

      1.0/5.0
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Peer Reviews

  • 4.3/5.0 313 reviews
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.4/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.3/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.3/5.0
  • Communication

    4.3/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.3/5.0

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      Firm Details

      Year Established
      2012
      Firm Size
      395
      Languages
      Arabic, Cantonese, Czech, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Punjabi, Spanish and Vietnamese.

      Contact

      Phone: Click to View Phone # 613-683-2300

      Fax: 613-683-2323

      Website:

      Firm Address:
      Bennett Jones LLP Suite 1900 World Exchange Plaza, 45 O'Connor Street,
      Ottawa, ON K1P 1A4
      Canada

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