What my clients say

"I'm grateful for all you've done. Go forward knowing you helped fight the good fight, for two people who were really being taken advantage of. Keep it up, it's needed."


"Always on my side fighting for me, always finding a way when there is no way, helping me with everything, giving me the best services and explaining what's going on at all times."



Raymond Murray is a partner with Nelligan Law and leader of the firm’s Estates Group.

He has extensive experience solving complex problems in all aspects of the Estate administration and litigation process.

While Raymond’s practice is focused in Estates Law, has also been retained to act in a variety of complex litigation cases, on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants. He has represented, and defended parties involved in various types of claims, including: Will challenges, powers of attorney disputes, breaches of trust, fiduciary duty, privacy and confidentiality as well as commercial lease and license agreement disputes.

Raymond has appeared before the Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Divisional Court, the Ontario Court of Appeal, the British Columbia Supreme Court, the British Columbia Court of Appeal, the Nunavut Court of Justice, the Nunavut Court of Appeal and the Federal Court.

Raymond is a member of the Nunavut Bar and has been counsel for individual claims on behalf of residential school survivors, as well as representing the Inuit in its class action litigation with the Government of Canada.

Raymond is driven to assist clients from the vulnerable part of our community, ensuring that their rights are protected, and their voice is heard. Raymond is determined to facilitate client’s access to justice and to help people experiencing personal difficulty and crisis.

Raymond is passionate not only about law, but also about his family and music. Outside of the office, family is very much the centre of his universe. As for music, Raymond’s band performs around the world and has been nominated for three Juno Awards. In addition, Raymond is a member of Orkidstra, a social development program that empowers children from under-serviced communities through the universal language of music.


  • Call to Nunavut Bar (2016)
  • LL.B., University of Ottawa (2004)
  • B.A., University of McGill (1999)
Professional Activities and Organizations
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • County of Carleton Law Association
  • The Advocates’ Society
  • Canadian Association of Black Lawyers

Authored Posts

Estates Law
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Replacing An Estate Trustee When He Or She Is Still Alive (Without Resorting to Litigation)
This paper was originally delivered by Raymond Murray and Kris Ade as part Part 3 of the CCLA Solicitors Conference[...]
Estates Law
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How to Improve the Chance of Succeeding in your Estate Trustee Compensation Plan
This paper was originally delivered by Raymond Murray and Kris Ade as part Part 3 of the LSO’s CPD program[...]

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