Highway Traffic

Traffic violations, like speeding tickets or improper turns, can result in demerit points on your driving record, a fine, and a rise in your insurance premiums. Shafie Legal Services will gladly represent you when your case comes up, saving you the trouble of appearing in court:

  • tickets •
  • 50 Km Over The Limit/Stunt Charges •
  • Disobeying stop signs/red light tickets •
  • Improper turn tickets •
  • Failure to yield right-of-way tickets •
  • Demerit Points •
  • Impaired Driving •
  • Careless driving tickets •
  • Highway Traffic Act •
  • Insurance Risk •
  • Street racing

Small Claims

Small claims court is an informal and inexpensive process for settling disputes. In order to keep the whole process simple, the court will only deal with property and monetary claims up to $25,000.  Shafie Legal Services has extensive experience and expertise in all the claims that can be filed in the Small Claims Court including:

  • Claims for money owed under an agreement,
  • Unpaid accounts for goods or services sold and delivered
  • Unpaid loans
  • Unpaid rent
  • NSF cheque
  • Claims for damages: e.g. property damage
  • Breach of contract

Landlord and Tenant

Shafie Legal Services can assist your Landlord and Tenant matters and can represent you before the Landlord and Tenant Board. We specialize in Landlord and Tenant Law for all types of matters including:

  • Landlord or Tenant Applications
  • Eviction
  • Rent Arrears and Rent Increase
  • drafting or signing a residential lease
  • Required notices to the landlord or tenant

Ontario Summary Criminal Offences

We represent individuals and corporations who have been charged with Summary Criminal Offences. Canada summary offences are considered less serious. Under the Criminal Code of Canada, Section 787 specifies that the maximum penalty of 6 months imprisonment, a fine of $5000, or both. :

  • Assault (non-sexual)
  • Theft
  • Shoplifting
  • Breach of Recognizance of Bail
  • Threats

“Experience you need. Results you want.”

Understanding your own obligations is sometimes key to determining whether the other party has breached your rights. Shafie Legal Services can assist when all other avenues are exhausted.