For more than 10 years, Joe McCallum has provided sound legal counsel and expert negotiations and dispute resolution to residents, businesses and not-for-profit organizations in the Niagara Region in: corporate-commercial, labour & employment, real estate, wills and estate matters. In addition, Joe has a solid network of advisors in specialized areas, gained through experience as a Partner at one of Niagara’s top firms.
Joe is committed to providing clients with pragmatic, logical and cost-effective legal and business solutions that mitigate risk and address clients’ underlying goals and objectives. Joe has a reputation of client service and attention to detail.
Joe approaches each client assignment by gaining a fulsome understanding of his client’s goal helping to create a plan that best addresses it. In some cases, Joe will advise clients to settle disputes and disagreements without taking legal action, but when the situation requires Joe is prepared to fight hard for his clients.
Prior to practicing law, Joe was proud to serve the citizens of St. Catharines as a professional fire fighter for over a decade. Joe is a proud life-long resident of Niagara.
Committed to the Community
A firm believer that giving back to the community is a critical piece of social responsibility, Joe supports a number of organizations and community groups. Each year he gives back to the Community in dollars and time as both an executive and as a volunteer. Some of his past direct involvement has included:
.- Sponsorship of local theatre and minor sports,
.- Coaching minor sports in Niagara for many years
.- Instructor at Brock University and Niagara College,
.- Honorary Solicitor for the St. Catharines – Thorold Chamber of Commerce,
.- Director, nGen, a not-for-profit tech incubator based in St. Catharines.
.- Chair of the Sole Small Firm Section of the Ontario Bar Association.
.- Honourary Solicitor, Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce
.- Director, Niagara College Foundation Board.