Elliott & Elliott is a newly established law firm eager and ready to serve Barrie and the surrounding communities. Shari’s combined real estate and environmental expertise distinguishes her from general real estate practitioners. She has an expertise that comes from over 10 years experience including 5 years as a member of the environmental group at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt with a secondment to Imperial Oil.
Lawyers and staff at Elliott & Elliott place a high value on keeping our clients informed. We are available to meet at your convenience whether by phone, email or meetings outside regular business hours or at the location of the client.
Our clientele include residential and commercial real estate in Simcoe County as well as municipal and environmental matters throughout Ontario, including assistance to individual councilors.
We also place a high level of importance on serving our community. Shari has been a board member at Royal Victoria Hospital since 2009 and is currently the Chair of the Performance and Quality Committee. Elliott & Elliott is also pleased to be sponsoring and providing legal services (at no charge) to a local sports association.
The firm’s philosophy is to provide the best, most cost efficient and effective service to our clients while enjoying what we do. Shari and Ian strive to create an atmosphere of cooperation both internally and externally.
“When you talk to us we listen. We work to exceed expectations with a level of commitment that you will find refreshing and re-assuring. We work around your life, not the other way around because we are here when you want us to be.”
Shari Elliott advises individuals on matters pertaining to environmental audits and site assessments, regulatory inspections and investigations, environmental management systems and environmental civil liability. Shari also specializes in providing advice to all departments within municipalities as well as members of council on a wide range of topics.
Ian Elliott was raised in Bruce County and attended Ripley District Public and High School. Ian obtained his law degree at Osgoode Hall Law School, graduating in 2003. Ian articled at Hydro One. Ian is looking forward to assisting the firms’ clients with their real estate needs.
Kristy Buckle relocated to Barrie in 2009 to pursue her career in the legal field. Kristy graduated from Georgian College in 2012 with an Honours diploma in Legal Office Administration. With three years of experience in real estate, she looks forward to assisting clients with the completion of any and all real estate needs.
Hayley graduated with Honours from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2012, obtaining her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies. Hayley is currently attending law school and is a reoccurring employee at Elliott & Elliott with the ultimate aim of pursuing a future career as a lawyer.
Sarah Hull, our receptionist, is the first person many of our clients will interact with. Sarah’s happy disposition and positive attitude ensures your experience at Elliott & Elliott will be pleasant. We understand that whenever legal advice is sought it creates a level of tension and we work hard to put our clients at ease and assure them their matter will be given the upmost attention.
Currently on maternity leave.
Stephanie graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2012, obtaining her Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies, and went on to pursue further studies at Georgian College in 2014, graduating with honours from the Law Clerk program. Stephanie is looking forward to pursuing her legal career at Elliott & Elliott and assisting clients with the completion of their real estate transactions.
“I found the law office of Elliott & Elliott to be very professional, and I was extremely pleased with the work they did on my behalf. I would not hesitate to use them again.”
“We have used Shari Elliott on many occasions. The entire firm, and staff, are a pleasure to deal with. They are easy to talk to and very knowledgeable whenever we need assistance. We receive sound advice and we are extremely pleased with the process and the results. We recommend their services, without hesitation.”
“Met Shari Elliott in my first year of law school when Shari took on the role as my Mentor. I immediately discovered how fortunate I was to be working with Shari. She is a leader in her areas of practice and has valuable connections all across Ontario. Throughout the 3 plus years of guidance she has given me, Shari has not only advanced my knowledge of the law but has emphasized the importance of providing quality and timely customer service to clients and has also highlighted fundamental business practices. Shari is passionate about the value of mentorship to our community and goes above and beyond her duties. She will remain a valuable resource and friend throughout my career.”
“Throughout the duration of summer 2010, I was provided with the amazing experience of being mentored by Shari Elliott. After viewing the professional way in which she conducted herself and engaged in relations with her clients, I became determined to pursue a career in the legal field. She was extremely knowledgeable, approachable, and constantly strived to please her clients, which are traits that I can only hope to embody if I ever have a practice of my own.”
“Your client-centred approach was appreciated and unique in my experience. You were flexible to my schedule, efficient and most importantly, effective. Thank you.”
“I contacted Shari Elliott regarding a problem I was having with inaccurate information being included in the listing and real estate agents brochure. She provided me with clear, concise advice which provided me with the information I needed to proceed. She did not charge me for her assistance. I was truly impressed and it renewed my faith in the legal profession. If I need a lawyer in her field in the future I will definitely contact her. – Tony.”