Chuck Merovitz

Chuck Merovitz

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Chuck Merovitz is a lawyer and businessman with an entrepreneurial spirit. Whether dealing with a shareholder dispute, a sensitive estate matter, or negotiating a contract or settlement, Chuck is a tireless champion for his clients. He offers a sophisticated knowledge of the law, a profound ability to connect and communicate, and a commitment to achieving the best result.

A Montrealer by birth, Chuck moved to Ottawa in1974 and established Merovitz Potechin two years later. He is a devoted husband and father and an enthusiastic grandfather. In his spare time, Chuck is an avid golfer who three putts too often.

Areas of Practice

  • Business and Franchise Disputes
  • Wills, Executor and Beneficiary Disputes
  • Real Estate Disputes
  • Mortgage and Other Collections
  • Other Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ontario, 1976


  • Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    • LL.B. - 1974
  • Loyola College, Montreal
    • B.A. - 1971
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Executive, Franchise Section, Ontario Bar Association
  • County of Carleton Law Association
  • Past Insolvency Section Executive, Ontario Bar Association
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Insolvency Section, Ontario Bar Association
  • Past President, Canadian Turnaround Management Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Estate Section, Ontario Bar Association
  • Insolvency International
  • Past Senior Instructor, Bar Admission Course

Pro Bono Activities

  • Rideauview Golf Course
  • Initiated and was the Chair of a Committee that established the Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park in Ottawa
  • Past Chair of Ottawa Jewish Community Annual Campaign
  • Campaign for Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation