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Right Beside You

W. Michael Adams B.A., LL.B.

Location: Innisfil, Ontario, Canada

Phone: 705-436-1701

Fax: 705-436-1710

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

AdamsM 003 240x240Mike is a very experienced and well-respected civil litigator. A Queen's law grad, he was called to the bar in 1976 and immediately began to practice in Innisfil.

Mike deals with a wide range of civil litigation issues including mortgage enforcement, construction lien actions, contract disputes, estate litigation and tort claims. A former president of the Simcoe County Law Association, a former Bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada, and board member of the Ontario Bar Association, the Advocates' Society and LibraryCo, Mike maintains a wide network of lawyer contacts for those occasions when clients require referral to specialized legal services.

Mike is also highly effective in dealing with the full spectrum of family law issues, including child support, spousal support, divorce, custody and access disputes. He is also a member of FDRIO: Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario (, a multidisciplinary group of  professionals including mediators, arbitrators, family coaches, financial experts and lawyers focused on resolving family problems outside the court system.

As a mediator and arbitrator, Mike can help you resolve disputes in a time- and cost-effective manner: the wide range of his practice areas indicates the depth of experience he can draw upon to help you reach settlement out of court.  Our offices are ideally set up for this work and you can access Mike’s mediation and arbitration services directly, by calling our office (705) 436-1701 or by emailing Mike: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Other law firms frequently request his services and Mike was also honoured to be invited to join the distinguished roster of mediators and arbitrators at Ex Juris ADR. But first, would you just like to know more about how mediation and arbitration might work best for you? Then please check out our blog:

Mike is an enthusiastic golfer, an active member at the Barrie YMCA, and married to Ellen Anderson.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Mortgage Enforcement
  • Construction Lien Actions
  • Contract Disputes
  • Estate Litigation
  • Tort Claims
  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Divorce
  • Custody and Access Disputes
  • Mediation and Arbitration Services

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