Roy Machaalany

Lawyer |

" Striving to protect your goodwill and competitive advantage "

Roy is a member of the business law and estate planning, intellectual property, and real estate groups. Roy provide clients with a wide range of services, including business incorporations, purchase and sale transactions (shares and assets), mergers, acquisitions, financing, as well as the drafting of complex agreements, such as shareholder/partnership agreements, subscription agreements, cost sharing agreements, employee stock option plans, and commercial leasing. Moreover, Roy is regularly called upon to provide advice on enhancing and preserving clients’ net worth, including estate and succession planning, tax-efficient business restructuring and corporate reorganization, estate freezes, intergenerational transfers of family wealth.

Roy works closely and diligently with business owners, entrepreneurs, and start-ups in various industries including medical professional, engineer, retail and wholesale, manufacturing, and construction. Roy is characterized as very accessible and responsive, while his honest and straightforward approach, along with his unwavering commitment, have profited the firm’s clients greatly.

Additionally, Roy advises clients on many intellectual property matters which involves trademark and copyright registrability opinion, filing and prosecution, portfolio management and protection, licensing/co-development and distribution arrangements, and other ancillary agreements and transactions.

Roy also assists clients with residential and commercial purchases, sales and mortgages as well as drafting of wills (regular and business wills), powers of attorney specifically tailored to individual and corporate needs.

Roy is fluently bilingual and practices in both French and English.

Roy is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2008. In 2016, he completed his Master of Laws (LL.M.) in taxation from Osgoode Hall Law School. Previously, he graduated from the University of Ottawa National Program receiving both the common law and civil law degrees (LL.B./LL.L. - cum laude). Prior to his legal career, Roy earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering (magna cum laude) and a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), and worked as an engineer specializing in mechanical design, product packaging, and optical network system integration and verification.

Competencies for Roy

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Commercial Financing
  • Intellectual Property
  • Business Structures and Agreements
  • Income Tax Planning, Administration and Enforcement
  • Franchising
  • Wills and Estate Planning
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Residential Purchase & Sale
  • Commercial Purchase & Sale
  • Residential & Commercial Refinancing

Direct Line:

(613) 234-5280


(613) 837-7408 (ext: 249)


What you should know about Roy:

Unconditional fan of Coldplay. Inquisitive by nature. Believer in the latin maxim "Fiat justitia ruat caelum"