Firm Profile

Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP

Headquarters

4 King Street West, Suite 900
Toronto, ON M5H 1B6
Canada
416-863-0711

Firm Details

Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP represents clients on a full range of environment, Aboriginal and energy law issues.  Our dedicated legal team includes six Environmental Law Specialists certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada plus lawyers with backgrounds in environmental science and environmental planning.

Willms & Shier is known for its extensive knowledge and innovative solutions in a broad range of practice areas including defence of prosecution, corporate due diligence and risk management, toxic tort litigation, brownfields strategy and contaminated site remediation, environmental assessment and approvals, municipal law, Aboriginal consultation, First Nations development and renewable energy matters. Our leadership and participation at conferences and events help us maintain cutting edge knowledge and analysis of Canada’s changing environmental laws.

Contact Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers. We'll anticipate your environmental law needs, deliver expert advice, on time and on budget, with service and care that exceeds expectations.

Law Firm of the Year Awards

  • Environmental Law in Canada (2017)

Contacts

Richard Butler

Tel: 416-862-4837
Katherine Koostachin
•Aboriginal Law
Tel: 416-862-4823
Carl McKay
•Aboriginal Law • Renewable Energy Law
416-862-4831
Cherie Brant
•Aboriginal Law • Renewable Energy Law • Real Estate Law (Financing and Commercial Leasing)
Tel: 416-862-4829
Donna S. K. Shier
•All aspects of environmental law.
Tel: 416-862-4822
John R. Willms
•Approvals & Compliance • Contaminated Land & Brownfields • Environmental Law for Municipalities • Environmental Management • Government Policy & Law • Land Use Planning & Development • Natural Resources Law • Regulatory Orders & Prosecutions
Tel: 416-862-4821
John Georgakopoulos
•Contaminated Land & Brownfields • Approvals & Compliance • Regulatory Orders & Prosecutions • Environmental Management • Clean Technology • Energy Law (Climate Change) • Environmental Litigation
Tel: 416-862-4826
Charles J. Birchall
•Environmental Law
Tel: 613-761-2424
P. Douglas Petrie
•Environmental Law for Municipalities • Environmental Management • Land Use Planning & Development • Regulatory Orders & Prosecutions • Approvals & Compliance • Government Policy & Law
Tel: 416-862-4835
Juli Abouchar
•Environmental Law for Municipalities • Regulatory Orders & Prosecutions • Government Policy & Law • Land Use Planning & Development • Aboriginal Law • Energy Law • Natural Resource Law • Clean Technology
Tel: 416-862-4836
Jacquelyn Stevens
•Environmental Litigation • Contaminated Land & Brownfields • Aboriginal Law • Natural Resources Law
Tel: 416-862-4828
Marc McAree
•Environmental Litigation • Contaminated Land & Brownfields • Regulatory Orders & Prosecutions • Environmental Law for Municipalitites • Environmental Management
Tel: 416-862-4820
Matthew Gardner
•Environmental Litigation • Renewable Energy Law
Tel: 416-862-4825
Joanna Vince
Litigation of civil and regulatory environmental claims
Tel: 416-862-4830

Attorneys

Julie Abouchar
Location:
Toronto, Ontario
Recognized For:
Energy Regulatory Law, Environmental Law, Aboriginal Law
Charles J. Birchall
Location:
Ottawa, Ontario
Recognized For:
Environmental Law
Marc McAree
Location:
Toronto, Ontario
Recognized For:
Environmental Law
Donna S. K. Shier
Location:
Toronto, Ontario
Recognized For:
Environmental Law

Firm Practice Areas

  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Environmental Law

Office Locations

Canada

Canada

Ontario

Ontario

Ottawa, ON

World Exchange Tower

45 O’Connor Street, Suite 700

Ottawa, ON K1P 1A4

Canada

613-761-2424

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Toronto, ON

4 King Street West, Suite 900

Toronto, ON M5H 1B6

Canada

416-863-0711

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