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Benjamin Peterson

Associate
Miller Canfield LLP (Ontario)
Practicing in association and not in partnership with
Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C.

Office

T:
519-946-2164
O:
+1.519.946.2123 or +1.313.962.1990
F:
+1.519.946.2133
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Education

University of Windsor, B.A. (Honours), 2009

University of Windsor School of Law, J.D., 2012

Bar Admissions

Benjamin practices in the areas of real estate, wills & estates, and corporate matters.

Benjamin represents his clients in real estate matters involving purchases, sales and financing. He has also represented clients in business or corporate asset purchases and sales, including the assumption of existing commercial leases, or the negotiation and drafting of new leases for clients planning on leasing commercial properties for their businesses.

Benjamin advises clients on estate planning and administration matters, including the drafting of wills and powers of attorney, preparing probate applications, communicating with and satisfying estate creditors, managing estate funds, and reporting to and distributing estate funds to beneficiaries.

Benjamin also completes corporate/commercial work for clients, including advising on incorporations and share structuring, preparing shareholder agreements, acting for clients on the purchase or sale of shares, and drafting and negotiating commercial leases.

Professional Activities

Law Society of Upper Canada

Law Society of British Columbia

Civic, Cultural & Social Activities

Realwheels Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia – Board of Directors, 2016 to 2017

The Hope Centre, Welland, Ontario – Board of Directors, 2013 to 2015