Vlad Shelukhin

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Vlad practices in the area of corporate and business law with a focus on corporate organizations and governance, purchase and sale of businesses, as well as commercial leasing. A member of the Ukrainian Bar since 1994 with ten years of experience practicing in the Ukraine, Vlad completed law school in Ontario in 2011 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2012. Before joining Merovitz Potechin LLP Vlad articled and practiced with a local law firm in Kingston, Ontario and then expanded his knowledge and experience working for a national-size law firm.

Whether drafting a shareholders' agreement for a small company or a large commercial lease for a huge shopping centre owner, Vlad always pursues the best interests of his clients and devotes all his knowledge and experience to meet clients' needs.

Vlad is fluent in English, Ukrainian and Russian. He is an avid kite boarder and also enjoys camping, fishing and boating with his family.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2017

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate Organization and Governance
  • Business start ups
  • Purchase and Sale of Businesses
  • Commercial Leasing

Bar Admissions

  • Ontario, 2012


  • University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
    • J.D. cum laude - 2011
  • Ukrainian State Law Academy, Ukraine
    • LL.B and LL.M - 1994
    • Honours: With High Distinction

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • County of Carleton Law Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association


  • English
  • Ukrainian
  • Russian