WATERS, HASTINGS & GRAINGER PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION
We are there for you in the happiest of times, as you purchase your first home, plan your family or build your business.
We are also there for you during the greatest life challenges and difficulties you may encounter, in the passing of a loved one and administration of an estate or in the uncertainty and challenge of the court room in criminal, family or civil litigation matters.
Lawyers who care
ROBERT H. WATERS
With pride, we honour the tradition of the firm by including and continuing the name of ROBERT H. WATERS, a leader in our community and the local legal profession for 42 years. Bob passed away in 2010 but remains as a household name in this region where his contribution to minor sports, municipal politics, his compassion for his clients and his community leadership live on, fondly remembered by many.
Scott joined the firm with over 20 years of experience as a respected voice in court rooms across southwestern and central Ontario. He is an experienced criminal trial lawyer and former Assistant Crown Attorney. Scott also practices in real estate, Wills and estates, estate planning, family law, and civil litigation.
CYNTHIA L. HASTINGS
Cynthia is a lawyer with over 30 years experience serving the legal needs of our community with respect to corporate law, real estate law, family law, wills and estates. Her skills as a negotiator and her professional understanding of real estate challenges and potential pitfalls, contracts, corporate structures and estate planning issues are respected throughout the region’s legal community.
Legal Assistant - Litigation and Licensed Paralegal (P1 License)
Amber supports our lawyers, particularly in family, civil and criminal litigation matters with document preparation and client communication. Amber is also licensed under the Law Society of Ontario as a Licensed Paralegal with our firm. She is able to provide legal services within the scope of Small Claims Court, Provincial Offences and Highway Traffic Court, as well as Federal and Provincial Tribunals.
Legal Assistant - Corporate and Licensed Paralegal (P1 License)
Helvi supports our lawyers in the area of Corporate Law, as well as with document preparation and client communication in the areas of Wills and Estates and Real Estate. Helvi is also a licensed Paralegal with our firm. Paralegals in Ontario are licensed with the Law Society of Ontario and are able to provide legal services in areas of Small Claims Court, Provincial Offences, Summary Conviction Offences where the maximum penalty does not exceed six months' imprisonment and / or a $5,000.00 fine, and Federal and Provincial Tribunals.
SUE BRENNER AND LINDA WELTZ
Legal Assistant - Real Estate
Sue and Linda may be your first point of contact with our real estate team. They are both friendly, client focused and committed to excellence in client service.
Legal Assistant - Wills and Estates
Cindy leads our support staff in all matters pertaining to Wills, Powers of Attorney and estates.
Legal Assistant - Accounting
Kaitlyn is our key person in our accounting department, ready to assist you with an questions you may have regarding your account or retainer.