Commercial Litigation


In the business and commercial sphere, much like in relationships among people, disputes are inevitable. These disputes can occur with other businesses, others people, or internally among employees, shareholders and partners. Resolving Disputes can become costly and time consuming however, which can take a toll on a business’ operations as well as the people involved. Our commercial litigation practice works to ensure that your business does not get bogged down in legal disputes, but rather, is allowed to focus on running a successful business. We focus on resolving disputes as efficiently as possible, which means taking advantage of all alternative dispute mechanisms available to avoid trial altogether. However, as experienced litigators, we are also prepared to represent you at trial.


Our commercial litigation practices in many areas including:

  • Bankruptcy and insolvency litigation
  • Breach of fiduciary duty and
  • Contract issues
  • Defamation litigation
  • Injunctions
  • landlord and tenant leasing issues
  • Negligence
  • Real estate litigation
  • Securities regulatory and litigation matters
  • Shareholder and partnership litigation


Sean S. Carter practices in commercial litigation at Carters Professional Corporation.

You may contact him by e-mail at or by telephone at 1-877-942-0001.


We provide legal assistance to clients across Canada and internationally. Law offices and meeting locations with our lawyers in Toronto, Ottawa, Mississauga and Orangeville, Ontario.

Recent Publications, Presentations and Articles
Spring 2017 - Carters Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The Second of a Series of Eight Webinars was held on April 27, 2017 with a session by Sean S. Carter entitled "Youth Programs: Identifying and Managing the Risks ".
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Court Summarily Dismisses Volunteer's Personal Injury Claim Against a Church
By Sean S. Carter, Litigation Bulletin No. 2, March 30, 2017.
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A New Era: Obligation to Know Thy Advocate and Supervise Thy Litigation
By Sean S. Carter, Litigation Bulletin No. 1, February 23, 2017.
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Fax: (519) 942-0300
Toll Free: (877) 942-0001

Toronto Office
Tel: (416) 675-3766
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