Providing focused strategic advice in boutique firm setting.

Leading you to Innovative Tax Solutions

Excellence & Innovation

Since 1994, we've been providing strategic practical legal and tax advice tailored to our client's specifics needs.

Dedicated Exceptional Client Service

Founded by Sydney Sweibel and Barbara Novek in 1994, our firm has always provided our clients with practical legal and tax advice tailored to their specific needs while meeting the highest standards of excellence and personalized service.  These principles continue to be the foundation of our firm and guide our work and our client relationships every day.


A fully bilingual firm with a team of talented lawyers committed to our clients’ success, we strive to provide innovative and creative solutions to the challenges facing our clients in business, estate, and personal planning matters.

We work continuously to develop our knowledge and expertise to meet the diverse and changing needs of our clients and adopt a dynamic and proactive approach to delivering high quality legal services.

We pride ourselves on developing long lasting close client relationships built on mutual trust and confidence. This strong connection with our clients enables us to truly understand and respond to our clients' legal needs.

We offer a full range of tax planningtax litigationestate planning and corporate and commercial services.

Our office is located in the heart of downtown Montreal just off the Golden Square Mile in a unique and discrete setting.

Sydney Sweibel
Barbara L. Novek


Recent Publications

New Favourable CRA Position on Advances from Limited Partnerships

A recent CRA administrative position provides comfort in situations where a partnership distributes its current year cashflow to a limited partner as an advance. Distributions by a partnership to a…

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New Obligations for Legal Entities

About the new obligations for corporate transparency On June 3rd, 2021, the Québec Government enacted Bill 78, An Act mainly to improve the transparency of enterprises (the “Act“), with the objective…

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