Bales Beall LLP

Headquarters: Toronto, Ontario

4 The Best Lawyers in Canada awards

Bales Beall LLP is uniquely positioned to serve individuals and their families. We offer a breadth and depth of experience in family law, wills and estates, and civil litigation.

Clients rely on us to help them:
  • preserve their relationships

  • build and retain their assets

  • maintain family harmony

  • sustain a sensible environment in their lives and in their business.

Our Approach
At Bales Beall LLP, our approach to successful outcomes is to manage issues as early as possible—before they become bigger problems. If the issue is beyond our area of expertise, we’ll refer the case to another specialist, closely monitoring the work and service for you.

Strategy > We give clients proactive, practical and strategic advice they can use. We know precisely what to ask to obtain a clear understanding of all the possible consequences.

Culture > Our culture is marked by good judgment, imagination and flexibility. Above all, we are driven by pragmatism, sensitivity, and unwavering resolve to do what’s right for our clients.

Listeners > We’re good listeners who go beyond the words that are said, or even unsaid, to understand what is truly meant.

Reputation > Bales Beall LLP is esteemed by other lawyers. Our peers know us to be direct, strategic, fair and balanced.

Continuous Learning > To ensure we stay up to date, we are active in Continuing Legal Education. All our lawyers are members of the Law Society of Upper Canada, Canadian Bar Association and Ontario Bar Association, and are encouraged to further their involvement in areas of specialty.

Community Involvement > We are active in the community, sponsoring charitable events, serving on Boards and contributing pro bono counsel.

Dispute Resolution

You can depend on us to exercise keen judgment, get to the heart of the matter, and set out a strategy to minimize the intrusive impact of any dispute in your life. We are astute problem solvers with years of experience before all levels of court and at mediation, involving all manner of personal and business- related disputes. Conflict can have a positive outcome—some disputes should not be litigated and can be successfully resolved through mediation and other alternatives. Regardless of the method, we will help lift the problem from your shoulders.

Rare Breadth of Expertise

Our support embraces all areas of business planning, succession planning, estate planning and family law, plus their interrelated disputes and litigation. We specialize in matters of significant assets, complex property protection, and interests in family businesses.

Your Personal Legal Advisors

Bales Beall LLP is your comprehensive legal resource. From cradle to grave and everything in between, we act as your problem solvers, personal legal advisors and business confidants. As well, we augment and work harmoniously with your other private professional advisors and lawyers. With our seamless, integrated approach to your evolving legal issues, we focus on what is really important to you. And when roadblocks arise, we act promptly to neutralize them.

Our strategic view goes beyond the here and now. We focus our advice on the full context of your life, your family, your investments and your business.

The first step is to develop a well thought out blueprint. We then guide you through its implementation.

Many of our clients have been with us for over 25 years. We are proud of our ability to build long-term relationships that can improve the quality of your life and business.

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  • Family Law Mediation
  • Trusts and Estates

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Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2023 Canada
Law Firm of the Year Awards
  • Trusts and Estates in Canada (2023)

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