Municipal Law Experts for Ontario

We are a group of independent lawyers that bring a skill set that provides all the necessary services our clients require. We enjoy working together in a collegial setting sharing creative ideas and talents that keep us on the cutting edge of the law. We specialize in all of your Land, Tax, Civil, Municipal, Labour, Estate Planning, and Real Estate & Development needs. Our offices are in Toronto, Oakville & wherever you need us.

Gordon E. Petch

Municipal Law

After beginning his career practising in Peterborough, and having acted for clients in many of the smaller municipalities outside of the GTA, Mr. Petch is very much acquainted with the issues of the smaller municipalities and the relationship that the municipality is most comfortable with in working with their lawyer. Mr. Petch has also acted for many of Canada’s largest retailers and developers. more…

Russell D. Cheeseman

Municipal Law

Russ focuses his practice on planning and municipal law and has appeared on behalf of clients before the Ontario Municipal Board, the Assessment Review Board, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission, the Environmental Assessment Board, the Environmental Appeal Board and the Niagara Escarpment Commission. more…

Lynne Daubaras

Estate Litigation, Planning & Administration

Lynne Daubaras is a lawyer who has a practice focussing on estate litigation, estate planning and estate administration.  Prior to opening her firm, Lynne was a senior associate at a Bay Street litigation boutique, where she litigated a wide range of civil matters, many with an insurance component. She advises on and litigates a number of estate law matters, and assists clients with complex estate planning. more…

Milovan Prelevic

Tax & Estates Law

Highly skilled in Tax Law, Milovan has published numerous articles and has accepted speaking engagements at York University and Osgoode Hall Law School. Milovan is fluent in English, French, Serbo-Croatian and Russian. more…

Stephanie Fleming

Municipal Law

Stephanie is an internationally educated lawyer with experience in the areas of municipal law, commercial and corporate litigation, employment law, non-profit corporations, and property litigation. She has appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice in respect of municipal matters and regularly works with senior lawyers on complex matters before the Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court, and the Small Claims Court. See more…

J. Anthony Caldwell

Civil Litigation

A senior litigator, Tony carries on a broad ranging, general corporate litigation practice with an emphasis on complex, multi -party litigation and arbitration. He has particular experience in Directors and Officers liability, injunctions, litigating and arbitrating contract and shareholder issues, and real estate disputes. He has acted for Crown agencies, corporations and individuals in complex environmental litigation, and has acted for individuals and corporations in municipal and provincial expropriation proceedings. more…

Darlene Hornsby

Legal Assistant

Darlene is a very experienced legal assistant and Office Manager who provides excellent advice and assistance to MLC’s busy lawyers. If you need immediate assistance and are unable to reach the lawyer you are attempting to contact, please feel free to email or call Darlene.