Vincent A. Law Inc.

 Call us : 902-562-3222
Our Location

321 Townsend St, Sydney, NS B1P 5G1

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Mon – Fri 9AM – 5PM

Environmental Law

Successfully addressing your environmental requirements requires professionals who understand the laws, but can also be clear and concise with advice and direction.

Our team can educate you on complying with environmental approvals and obtaining permits and authorization, all while keeping your objectives and best interests in mind.

We can help in the areas of:

  • Contaminated sites
  • Construction disputes
  • Negotiating with Government
  • Working with First Nations and NGO’s
  • And More


The team at Vincent A. Gillis Inc Barristers and Solicitors is here to provide clear advice on the relationship between you, your business, and the many different levels of government. Our team’s specialized knowledge allows us to deal with professional regulation, commercial arbitration human rights, environmental proceedings, and labour and employment disputes. We work as an advocate before administrative and government tribunals, and our litigation lawyers can assist you with applications for judicial review of administrative actions or decisions. All of our clients – public and private sector clients, even individuals – rely on us for straight forward, professional council, and the strength of our experience representing clients in administrative hearings. For consultation, please contact us.

Civil Litigation

Lawsuits are very complex and representing yourself is next to impossible. You’re going to need professional council both in and out of the courtroom from experienced litigators who understand how the process is governed.

Our team is prepared to gain a full understanding of your case, and zero in on pursuing your interests. We understand that litigation can be both physically and emotionally exhausting, and we’re available for advice and to properly manage your expectations in what can be a lengthy process.

For further information in regards to our litigation services, please contact us.


    The team at Vincent A. Gillis Inc. Barristers and Solicitors has the knowledge, experience, and resources to handle all of your immigration challenges.

    Our professionals can assist in navigating all of the immigration laws, rules, and regulations to help individuals or families relocate into Canada, and ensure their legally able to earn a living.

    Every situation is unique, so we provide the peace of mind in knowing the service you receive is tailored to your specific needs. Our professionals are experienced in assisting with:

    • Student Visa’s
    • Temporary residency
    • Permanent Residency
    • Citizenship Application
    • Appeals
    • Deportation

    Labour and Employment

    Vincent A. Gillis Inc Barristers and Solicitors confidently provide pragmatic advice and guidance on labour and employment disputes for both employees and employers.

    Employees who have been wrongfully dismissed or injured on the job can seek professional council from our team to help them best understand their options, how to compete against their employer, and most importantly, how to receive fair compensation.

    Businesses working with our team will be well equipped for legal battles with current employees, past employees, unions, and even the workers compensation board.

    Regardless if you’re an employee seeking a fair resolution with your current or past employer, or a company that requires professional advice for dealing with labour disputes, we’re committed to delivering legal services that are practical and efficient.

    Contact our Labour and Employment team today.

    Personal Injury

    Our Personal Injury team has experience in representing people who have suffered injury, or who have lost a close family member due to the fault of others. We understand the stress our clients are under in the face of a potential life changing injury, plus the emotional damage that accompanies such an event, and the need of a trusted professional to shoulder the claims process.

    We’ll assume full responsibility of dealing with insurance companies on our client’s behalf. We’ll provide the best legal advice, while treating you with the respect and care you deserve.

    Losing a loved one is extremely difficult, especially when it is at the fault of another. The professionals at Vincent A. Gillis Inc. Barristers and Solicitors will provide a voice when you’re unable to, and ensure the financial well-being of the family.

    You and your family needs time to heal, and we’re available to provide you with the peace of mind knowing you’re legally protected.


    The law is designed to protect everyone, but in major life events such as divorce, it can get confusing in the face of high emotions and vulnerability.

    Vincent A Gillis Inc. Barristers and Solicitors has the expertise to know what to expect in these situations, and the professionalism to deliver a prompt and fair resolution to your conflict. To the best of our expert abilities, we will negotiate to achieve the best result for you.

    Our professionals can provide advice or assistance for:

    • Separation and Divorce
    • Marriage contracts
    • Child custody
    • Spousal or child support
    • Restraining Orders
    • And more

    We’re here to make a difficult time in your life a bit less challenging. Contact us today.


    The criminal justice system can be as complex as it is daunting. Being charged or prosecuted can be intimidating enough, without having to worry about navigating the system.

    Our professionals take the time to get to know our clients and help them understand the legal process, their rights, and their options. We provide clear and concise advice, while being diligent in reviewing evidence presented by the crown, and ensuring it meets the standards of the law.

    We’re determined to find all available defences for our clients, and understanding which charges can be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.

    Wills and Estates

    When dealing with Wills and Estates, clients need more than just a lawyer, they need an advisor who can listen and understand their concerns and challenges as much as their wishes and desires.

    Our team appreciates that such a challenging subject needs to be handled with empathy and sensitivity, but also with a highly personalized approach. We aim to make the legal process as painless as possible by providing you the peace of mind knowing you’re in good hands.

    Take comfort knowing that our professionals have the range of experience to handle something as simple as a will to things as complex as estate planning.

    Contact us today for your consultation.