About Fillmore Riley
Welcome to Fillmore Riley
Founded in Manitoba more than a century ago, Fillmore Riley LLP is a premier, full-service law firm based in Winnipeg. With a team of lawyers, paralegals and support staff more than 150 strong, Fillmore Riley brings a pragmatic, action-oriented approach to help clients solve any legal challenge in over 20 practice areas.
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Daniel C. St-Jean
My clients are busy, results-oriented people. They need a lawyer who is accessible, and who can give them fast, reliable, and practical advice. No matter the size or complexity of the matter, that is what I strive to provide them every day.View Profile
Johanna C. C. Caithness
Johanna is a partner who practises primarily in the area of taxation law. She provides advice to a wide variety of clients concerning the following:Estate planning, including planning for high net worth individuals and cross-border planning Business succession planning Corporate reorganizations Trusts Business structuring (including professional corporations) Complex estate administration, including post-mortem tax strategies Provincial retail sales tax and GST
Johanna understands that providing proper legal advice requires knowledge of and experience in many different areas of the law. She is able to draw on her experience involving real estate, corporate governance, transactional matters, and family law and engage other lawyers at Fillmore Riley so that her clients receive reliable and trusted advice in an efficient manner.
Johanna is a frequent presenter to lawyers and other professionals through the Law Society of Manitoba, the Manitoba Bar Association, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, the Canadian Tax Foundation and CPA Manitoba.View Profile
Aaron W. K. Challis
Aaron practises primarily in the area of civil litigation.View Profile