We are a multi-practice law firm, with a team of over 50 lawyers and over 80 business and support staff. We are unique in the breadth of services we offer as well as the expertise and specialization where it matters. Our size allows us to ensure the right fit and optimal service levels for our clients.

Our Manifesto:

The power of words. The weight of a promise.

We fight. Hard. Every day. For you.

We are unwavering in our effort to get the best outcome for you.

We are experts in our field and our track record shows it.

We get the details, the nuances, the process and the possible pitfalls. We will listen and build a strategy and plan for you.

These can be scary times. We know. You will have questions, concerns and uncertainty. We are here to listen, guide and support you every step of the way.

Our track record

Our track record for our clients is proven, and their testimonials speak volumes.

Professionally, we are recognized as a leader in the legal community.

Nelligan O’Brien Payne received the Top Listed Award from The Best Lawyers in Canada, 2017 edition, in Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Labour and Employment Law and Legal Malpractice Law.

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Nelligan O’Brien Payne is also Peer-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, in recognition of the firm’s high ethical standards and legal expertise. This rating is regarded as the gold standard when it comes to ranking lawyers and law firms around the world.

Martindale-Hubbel Peer Rated Award for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability 2017

Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP is an accredited business with an A+ rating with the Ottawa Better Business Bureau (BBB)

Better Business Bureau A+

How can we help you find a lawyer?

Find a lawyer or consultant by name or contact us by email at info@nelliganlaw.ca, or by phone at 613-238-8080 or toll-free at 888-565-9912 (Canada) for assistance.

Innovative legal services and consulting services

Your success is important to us. Our lawyers provide innovative, customer-focused solutions to a diverse client base in Ottawa, Ontario, and across Canada, and our law firm is adding innovative new services every year. We will advise you about your legal options, and communicate with you promptly, regularly and openly.

Our lawyers provide legal services in many areas of law including, Business Law, Condominium Law, Employment Law, Family Law, Insurance Defence, Intellectual Property Law, Labour Law, Municipal Law, Not-for-profit Law, Personal Injury Law, Real Estate and Development Law, and Wills and Estates Law. We practice Indigenous Law and have a long history of providing legal services to clients in Nunavut. Our lawyers also provide Litigation and Commercial Litigation services for clients.

Our innovative consulting and dispute resolution services include Mediation Services, Union Consulting, and Workers’ Compensation Consulting.

How can we help you find the service you need?

Find the service you need or contact us by email at info@nelliganlaw.ca, or by phone at 613-238-8080 or toll-free at 888-565-9912 (Canada) for assistance.