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About Us

At SV Law, we pride ourselves on being able to deliver solid and sound legal advice, presented in a manner that helps our clients understand and follow complicated legal processes.

SV Law has a long and distinguished history of providing Guelph and area residents and businesses with high-quality legal services. Since the mid 1960’s, the firm has been advising its clients and supporting its community.

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Practice Areas
Municipal Law

Municipal Law is a complex combination of local by-laws and provincial legislation that touches on all aspects of daily life. Land use, planning and z...

Family Law

When dealing with the breakdown of a marriage or common law relationship, it is easy to feel lost and unsure of what to do.

Criminal Law

The right to counsel is the cornerstone of our criminal justice system. At SV Law, we believe that expert defence counsel should be accessible to the...

Employment Law

Good employee-employer relationships are the bedrock of a successful business. You need the legal experts to help build a solid employment framework f...

Mediation

Going to court is not only costly, it can put undue stress and strain on relationships where continuing civility and cooperation are critical. In situ...

Business Law

Your business is your livelihood. Every day, you face decisions that can mean success or failure. In an increasingly complex and competitive business ...

Land Development

At SV Law we have a number of services pertaining to the legal issues of land development. These include: Negotiation of contracts Complet...

Real Estate Law

The purchase or sale of a property is a major decision. For many of us, it is the largest investment we will ever make.

Condominium Law

Today, condominiums account for almost one in two new homes built in Ontario. As their numbers and diversity increase, the complex rules that govern c...

Farm Law

SV Law and their team of Ontario Farm Lawyers are committed to farmers and their families throughout the province. As a full-service law firm, ...

Wills and Estates

Planning for your family’s future after your death can be a daunting process, but you do not have to face it alone. You want to ensure your fami...

Civil Litigation

Your civil litigation needs demand a dynamic, assertive and knowledgeable approach. Where your life, your livelihood and your family are concerned, yo...

Community Events

FORE Movember Golf Classic!

Aug 13, 2019 | Event
SV Law is a proud Tournament Sponsor of the FORE Movember Golf Classic that was held at Cutten Fields on August 12, 2019.  For more information o...

BBBS Bowl for Kids' Sake!

Aug 6, 2019 | Event
SV Law was proud to participate and be the Presenter of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph Bowl for Kids' Sake!  For more information about B...

Guelph Awards of Excellence Gala!

Jul 3, 2019 | Event
SV’s lawyers were in attendance at the Guelph Awards of Excellence Gala on June 27, 2019. The annual Chamber of Commerce event celebrates t...

GDAR Annual Golf Tournament

Jun 26, 2019 | Event
SV Law was proud to attend the Golf Tournament for GDAR.  GDAR is a foundation partner of Habitat for Humanity Guelph, which had a spec...

Gen Next Walking Tour!

May 13, 2019 | Event
On May 10, 2019, lawyers from SV Law enjoyed attending and sponsoring the United Way Gen Next Walking Tour to raise awareness and funds for local agen...

Storm Win!

May 13, 2019 | Event
SV Law was proud to cheer on the Guelph Storm as they won the OHL Championship on Sunday, May 12th.

Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis Gala 2019

May 7, 2019 | Event
SV Law was proud to sponsor and attend the Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis Gala on April 27, 2019.

BBBSG Bowl for Kids' Sake!

May 6, 2019 | Event
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph and more than 500 other supporters helped to raise funds for the annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake event.  SV L...

Guelph Wish Fund for Children Gala

Apr 18, 2019 | Event

Wellington Catholic Mock Trial Tournament

Apr 17, 2019 | Event
SV Lawyers Jim Pietrangelo, Marni Outerbridge, Matt McMahon, and Eric Kerson (missing from photo) were judges on April 16th at the Wellington Catholic...
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