Saturday December 16, 2017
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Located in the heart of beautiful Barrie, Ontario, HMH Law Offices Barristers and Solicitors brings skilled representation and personalized legal services to clients in a variety of practice areas, including real estate and family law. We take a practical approach to resolving difficult legal issues and will always keep your best interests at the forefront as we seek the best possible solution.

To learn more about our dedicated team of lawyers, who bring more than 40 years of experience to these cases, view our lawyer profiles below. To learn more about our services, visit one of our Areas of Practice pages.

A Hands-On Approach

We know that this may be an overwhelming time for you, so we do what we can to make the process easier. You can always expect the following when you work with us:

  • Efficiency
  • Competency
  • Dependability
  • Ease of Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Responsibility

Experienced. Skilled. Responsive.

From corporate litigation and estates to mediation and collaborative law, we have the experience, resources and legal knowledge to skillfully resolve a variety of difficult legal matters for our clients.

Department of National Defence

HMH Law Offices is on the Department of National Defence's approval list. Our team handles a great deal of Department of National Defence (DND) real estate relocation work, including matters with the electronic registration system.

Our Lawyers

At HMH Law Offices, our team comprises a full range of lawyers and a competent support staff. When you contact our firm, you can take comfort in knowing that your legal issues will be handled comprehensively in a timely fashion by experienced legal professionals.

In addition to their work at the firm, our lawyers are involved in a variety of community activities.

Douglas John Hill, B.A., LL.B.

Owner

Douglas Hill was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1983 after obtaining his LL.B. with Honours at Queen’s University, Faculty of Law, Kingston. He earned his bachelor’s degree from York University in Toronto in 1978, has been a guest lecturer at real estate courses at Georgian College, and has been a member of the Barrie Real Estate Lawyers Association since 1981. He is the author of Real Estate Law–Selling a Home Made Easier.

His areas of practice are vast and diverse, including:

Business & Commercial Law

Closely Held Businesses

Real Estate Law

Formation & Business Planning

Commercial Real Estate

Directors' & Officers' Liability

Commercial Leasing

Partnerships

Condominiums & Cooperatives

Shareholders' Rights

Residential Real Estate

Estate Planning

Conveyancing

Living Wills

Land Use & Zoning

Powers of Attorney & Appointment

Title Insurance

Trusts

Foreclosure & Alternatives

Wills

Franchising

Probate & Estate Administration

Joint Ventures

Estate Administration

Secured Transactions

Transportation Law

Business Organizations

Trucking


Susanne Mary Hayward, B.A., LL.B.

Associate

Susanne Mary Hayward was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 2003, after earning her LL.B. at Queen's University, Faculty of Law, Kingston. She earned her bachelor’s degree with honours at University of Waterloo in Ontario, where she made the Dean’s Honour List and majored in history.

Ms. Hayward received the Humane Society Humanitarian Award in 1995, has worked for the Sierra Legal Defence Fund as a law student from 2001 to 2002, and has been director of club services for the Rotary Barrie Huronia since 2010.

She specializes in a number of areas of practice:

Family Law

Prenuptial Agreements

Alimony & Spousal Support

Conveyancing

Child Support

Foreclosure & Alternatives

Custody & Visitation

Residential Real Estate

Divorce


Tony Servello, J.D.

Associate

Tony was called to the bar of Ontario in 2017 after earning his Juris Doctor degree from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2016. Tony’s practice focuses on Real Estate, Wills and Estates, Employment Law, Contract Drafting and Negotiation, Corporate Law, and Intellectual Property Law. In addition to his day to day practice, Tony’s interest and previous work in the arts and entertainment industry has provided him with the experience and knowledge which allows him to maintain a unique practice advising clients throughout negotiations in this specialized field.