& Company is made up of several law offices
which have been brought together under the
leadership of Norman H. Sims, Q.C.
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of the specific facts of your case and the currently applicable law;
who can ask relevant questions of you; and who can bring accumulated
knowledge and experience to bear on your specific case. This is
essential as many issues involve widely divergent areas of the
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run into costly and unfortunate problems as a result of
misinformation circulating among the general public.
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require further legal assistance or whether they can refer you to
government offices or other sources of information, whereby you may
resolve your problem on your own or using publicly available
assistance. At Sims & Company, we would be pleased to meet with
you and provide you with a brief consultation to determine how we
can best help you.