Business and Real Estate Lawyers

Your success is our priority. We provide top-quality business, corporate, and real estate legal services in a personalized, cost-effective, and client-friendly manner. We understand the law can be stressful and confusing. Let us achieve your goals with clarity and peace of mind. Now with locations in the Greater Toronto Area (Vaughan) and Barrie.

What we can do for you


Corporate & Business Law

We can help with a variety of corporate and business law matters, such as incorporations, shareholder agreements, contract drafting, and buying and selling of a business. Understanding your business and ensuring its success is our top priority.


Commercial Real Estate

Even seemingly simple commercial real estate transactions can have complexities and pitfalls. Northstone Law is experienced with complex tough legal issues and delivering outstanding results. Let us help you with your next transaction.


Residential Real Estate

For most people, a real estate transaction is the biggest transaction of their lives. Choose Cowan & Carter to protect your interests. We can help you with sales, purchases, closings, mortgages, re-financings, first-time home buyers, condos, houses, and more.


Wills & Powers of Attorney

Wills and Powers of Attorneys are powerful documents that require careful drafting. Let our experienced lawyers assist you to ensure your intentions are accurately captured.


Estate Administration

Distributing the estate of a deceased can be a confusing and complicated process that comes at an already difficult time. Let us guide you through the steps and provide you with peace of mind.

About Cowan & Carter

The firm traces its roots back to 1903. Throughout the years, it has evolved in many ways but has stayed true to delivering excellent legal services. The current owner of Cowan & Carter is Nick Tenev who took over the firm from Leon B. Carter,  a highly respected lawyer that served the community for over 40 years. To learn more about excellent team at Cowan & Carter, please click below.

Why choose us?


Client Focused

Every client is treated with importance.


Excellent legal advice you can count on.



Talk to your lawyer directly and promptly.


Fair Pricing

Cost-effective. Competitive fees.

What our clients are saying


Rated Top 5 Best Real Estate Law Firm in Toronto