PRACTICE AREAS

 

 

 

WILLS AND ESTATES

 

Denis Law has the expertise to advise on a broad range of concerns on matters pertaining to estates, estate planning, trusts, and wills.  We can provide full services in drafting wills and appointments of powers of attorney; creating and administering family trusts; addressing issues of testamentary capacity; estate planning where corporate reorganization is a factor; administering estates; representation in the event of an estate or trust litigation; and advising trustees as to their duties and obligations.

 

CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL LAW

 

Denis Law is a full-service corporate-commercial law firm. Our practice areas include a selection of essential services for both new businesses and established corporations. We provide expertise in contracts and negotiations, investments, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, structured finance, taxation, corporate restructuring and insolvency issues, and employment and labour law.

 

ENTERTAINMENT LAW

 

Calgary and area, is the most successful region in Canada for film and television production. More award-winning productions have been produced here than in any other region in the country. Calgary is a hub for service productions, Hollywood productions made here because of our healthy tax climate and stunning geographic locations. Calgary is second only to Los Angeles, as a filming location, for Academy Award winning films.

 

We draft and review contracts for authors, screenplay writers, producers and production managers, studios, agents, and artists. Compensation, benefits, rights and protections for both producers and talent are central to this service as is negotiating merchandising and promotional considerations and the protection of intellectual property.

 

FAMILY LAW

 

We provide a broad range of family law services, including but not limited to divorce, annulment, property settlements, child custody and visitation, child support and spousal support awards.

 

CRIMINAL LAW

 

Our in house criminal lawyer practices all areas of criminal law in Calgary, Alberta and in surrounding areas. We strive to be approachable and employ a friendly support staff. We offer assistance for individuals dealing with DUI allegations and provincial regulatory matters, such as traffic safety violations. Drug crime accusations and assaults, including sexual offenses, are covered as well.

 

PUBLIC AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT RELATIONS 

 

CONTACT Public Affairs provides public affairs and government relations services to clients throughout Canada. 

We will work with you to develop a comprehensive approach – whether you are in the need of communications advice, media services, or need to know how to interact with local, provincial, or federal governments.  Our team has the hands-on experience to get your message out and the relationships to ensure that your organization shines above the rest.

Regardless of your line of work, strategies that work are important to your success.  CONTACT Public Affairs works closely with our clients to develop a plan that works – and adapt it to a changing environment.

 

The information contained on this page is a general overview not intended to provide legal advice.  Call us for a consultation.