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.

Year Joined Firm


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