Our major practice areas consist of:
We serve individuals, partnerships, corporations, joint ventures and trusts with respect to all business and tax related matters. We provide advice and representation on the formation and organization of businesses, assistance with the negotiation and preparation of documents for all business and financing transactions, and tax planning for individuals, families and businesses.
Wills and Estates
Campbell Lea provides estate planning advice to individuals, including the preparation of wills, trusts and powers of attorney. We help families with the legal aspects of substitute decision making. We also provide services in the area of probate and administration of estates.
We offer competent legal advice when you are seriously injured. Our lawyers care about you and your future. Their experience, knowledge and dedication will help you obtain fair financial compensation for your loss.
Criminal and Regulatory Law
We offer experienced representation in all aspects of criminal and regulatory law. We have the personnel, expertise and resources to fully defend individuals, groups and corporations, in relation to all Criminal Code and regulatory offences.
We provide legal services in the area of family law including preparation of cohabitation agreements, marriage agreements and separation agreements, as well as the processes of adoption, separation and divorce and claims for custody, support, possession of the matrimonial home and equalization of family property. Our lawyers are also trained in collaborative and alternative dispute resolution processes.
Labour & Employment
Campbell Lea provides services to public and private sector clients on a wide range of employment issues, including hiring and dismissal, collective agreements, management and union relations, technological change, restructuring, pension issues, occupational health and safety, and human rights.
Real Estate Transactions
Our real estate department provides a comprehensive range of services in connection with the purchase, sale, mortgaging and refinancing of real estate. These services include the subdivision approval process, IRAC compliance, construction, mechanic's liens and enforcement of security on real property.
We offer a wide range of services to individuals, regulated professionals, partnerships, institutions and corporations to help resolve legal disputes. We represent clients in hearings before all administrative tribunals and in all federal and provincial courts in Prince Edward Island in matters involving professional regulation, occupational health and safety, environmental, human rights, workers’ compensation, occupier’s liability, negligence and commercial litigation. Our lawyers are also experienced with mediation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms.
Municipal and Land Use Planning
We provide services to municipalities and private clients with respect to land use planning and development, expropriation, municipal tax assessment and collection, by-law prosecution, conflict of interest, freedom of information, and environmental matters.
The law firm provides a full range of legal services to individuals, families, businesses and public sector clients throughout Prince Edward Island.