PROFILE

Fred is a founding partner of Brazeau Seller Law, and for almost 30 years has acted as a trusted advisor to a wide range of businesses throughout the world, providing both legal expertise and strategic advice. He specializes in negotiating transactions and resolutions to difficult situations, and has handled numerous high-profile cases for the firm. Fred’s work often involves acquisitions and sales of businesses and real estate projects, as well as litigation relating to business separations, buy-outs, and liquidations. He regularly advises corporations, shareholders, and directors regarding operations and structure, and provides guidance on individual liability and tax issues. As a registered trademark agent, Fred is also capable of assisting his business clients in protecting their intellectual property.

In addition to his rewarding legal career, Fred takes great pride in his volunteer work in the community. He serves on the Board of Directors with the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation and Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation, and is a former co-chair of the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s $50 million Courage Campaign. He is also a past chair of the United Jewish Appeal, Legal Division, and served on the Board of Directors for the Ottawa Jewish Community School.

PROFILE

Fred is a founding partner of Brazeau Seller Law, and for almost 30 years has acted as a trusted advisor to a wide range of businesses throughout the world, providing both legal expertise and strategic advice. He specializes in negotiating transactions and resolutions to difficult situations, and has handled numerous high-profile cases for the firm. Fred’s work often involves acquisitions and sales of businesses and real estate projects, as well as litigation relating to business separations, buy-outs, and liquidations. He regularly advises corporations, shareholders, and directors regarding operations and structure, and provides guidance on individual liability and tax issues. As a registered trademark agent, Fred is also capable of assisting his business clients in protecting their intellectual property.

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Along with his community and charity work, Fred serves and has served on the Quality Assurance Committee, the Membership Committee, and Chairman Nominating Committee for Meritas Law Firms Worldwide. He also served a three-year term on Meritas’ International Board of Directors.

In recognition of Fred’s work and contributions to his community, he was a recipient of a National Capital Region Top 40 Under 40 award in 2000. In 2010, he was chosen as one of the National Capital’s Top 50 People by Ottawa Life Magazine. In 2013, he was a recipient of the Rabbi Reuven P. Bulka Award, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s highest honour.

Fred earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree with a concentration in accounting from McGill University in 1983, and his law degree from the University of Ottawa in 1986.

BAR ADMISSIONS

Ontario, 1988

MEMBERSHIPS

Canadian Bar Association
Sports Lawyers Association