We Are Sarnia-Lambton’s Largest Full-Service Law Firm.


When it comes to professional legal representation and support, choose the leading local team of law professionals at George, Murray, Shipley, Bell, LLP. GMSB is proud to be Sarnia’s first choice for exceptional legal services, offering knowledge and insights into a wide range of legal areas of practice and specialties.

George, Murray, Shipley, Bell, LLP have proudly been providing legal services to families, professionals, individuals and businesses throughout Sarnia-Lambton for several years. We strive to deliver skilled legal insight in an effort to represent our clients and their best interest.

The lawyers at George, Murray, Shipley, Bell LLP work together to handle all client legal matters with the utmost professionalism, compassion and industry expertise.

Real Estate Law

Our dedicated real estate lawyers and experienced staff can assist with all types of real estate transactions including residential and commercial purchases and sales, mortgages, and leases. Whether you are first-time home buyer or experienced real estate investor, and regardless of the size or complexity of your deal, we work tirelessly to ensure your legal interests are protected and your transaction is carried out in an efficient and timely manner.

Corporate & Commercial Law

We pride ourselves on providing businesses and business owners with comprehensive legal services to address their unique needs. From starting a business, to buying or selling a business, to corporate transactions and reorganizations, to the formation of complex contracts, our experienced lawyers provide skilled and efficient legal services to businesses of all sizes.


The GMSB legal team provides individuals and families with first class estate planning services, from preparing simple wills and powers of attorney (POA), to orchestrating complex tax and succession planning for business owners, farmers, and high net worth individuals. We also have expertise in cross border estate planning issues for U.S. residents who own property in Canada, or vice versa.

Family Law

Our experienced family lawyers handle a wide variety of matters with compassion and skill, including divorces, common-law separations, marriage contracts, cohabitation agreements, and guardianship applications.

Land Development

Our law firm has a long history of assisting property owners and developers navigate complicated planning and land development issues including severances, subdivision agreements, re-zoning applications, and minor variances. We work regularly with municipalities, planning consultants, engineers, and surveyors to take projects from start to finish.


If your legal issue does not fit into any of the other categories listed here it is possible that GMSB does not have the expertise to assist you, but don't hesitate to contact us to inquire. Our lawyers maintain networks with colleagues who practice in a wide variety of areas, and if we are not able to assist you, we are always happy to make a referral to a qualified lawyer to ensure you receive the legal advice you need.

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