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Sarah Macaluso practices extensively in the areas of estate planning (including drafting of wills, powers of attorney and trusts), estate administration and estate litigation. She is a hard-working, client-focused advocate with a can-do attitude. She focuses her attention on what matters most for her clients: the results.
Before joining Merovitz Potechin LLP in 2018, Sarah articled at a reputable civil litigation firm in her hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.
Sarah holds an honours degree in Business from McMaster University, and Juris Doctor degree from the University of Ottawa. While in law school, Sarah worked at the Business Legal Clinic, providing legal services and education to members of the Ottawa community. She also won the Beament Green Prize for Trial Advocacy.
Sarah regularly appears before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Small Claims Court.
University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J.D. cum laude – 2017
McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
B. Com. summa cum laude – 2013
Law Society of Ontario
County of Carleton Law Association
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association
Student Member, Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP) Canada
Villa Marconi, Long-Term Care – Board of Directors
Videos by Sarah Macaluso
The Importance of Having a Will
November 28, 2019
Wills and Estates lawyer, Sarah Macaluso, explains the basic components of an estate plan and why it is important to have a will .
What is a Power of Attorney?
July 10, 2019
Wills & Estates lawyer, Sarah Macaluso, explains power of attorney for personal care and power of attorney for property, why they are important, and what happens if you don’t have them.