Sarah Peiris joined Francis Lawyers in 2011. She practices in the areas of corporate/commercial, real estate, wills and estates administration, and civil litigation.
Sarah’s corporate/commercial practice includes acquisition and disposition of businesses, assets and shares, incorporations and re-organizations, franchise work, professional corporations, small businesses, not-for-profit and charitable corporations. Her real estate includes purchase and sale of residential and commercial real estate, as well as financing.
In her wills and estates administration practice, Sarah advises, prepares Wills, Powers of Attorney, trusts, and administers estates.
Sarah also practices civil litigation, with a focus on alternative dispute resolution and has been very successful at negotiating favourable settlements for her clients. Her friendly personality and cost-effective approach to problem solving are her trademarks.
Sarah offers services in English, Sinhala, and Tamil.
Sarah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Law and Society and graduated from the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law with a Juris Doctor. Prior to commencing law school, Sarah also obtained a Paralegal Diploma from Yorkville College.
When not in the office, Sarah enjoys spending time with her family, shopping, event planning, and being involved in cultural and community work.
– County of Carleton Law Association
– Canadian Bar Association
– Ontario Bar Association
– Law Society of Upper Canada