Habib & Associates
Honesty • Integrity • Experience
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About Our Team

Honesty, integrity and experience.


Habib & Associates

Our team of professionals at Habib & Associates believes that good communication is the foundation of a solid working relationship with clients. Through the delivery of quality services across our platform of practices, we have represented our clients with dependability and experience. Whether you are buying your first home or selling your business, we will represent and protect your interests, and we will stay in contact with you every step of the way. We are committed to provide you with comprehensive legal services—on time and on budget.


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We at Habib & Associates know that finding a trustworthy, dependable and professional lawyer that fits your needs is not a choice to be taken lightly. That’s why we provide our clients with a written statement of our anticipated fees and expenses at the onset of our retainer.



Mark K. Hibib


Mark K. Habib

Mark Habib is a graduate of McGill University, where he received his BA (Honours) in political science and history, and the University of Ottawa, where he received his Bachelor of Laws. He was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1989 and has been practicing law in Ottawa for 29 years. Mark has also been elected as a Trustee of the County of Carleton Law Association (CCLA) for the past three years.

Mark’s area of expertise encompasses residential and commercial real estate, business law, family law, and wills and estates. Equally comfortable in the courtroom as he is in the boardroom, Mark brings extensive knowledge and experience to his law practice. He has handled hundreds of cases and transactions on behalf of his clients, who range from individuals to small businesses and large corporations. Mark is fluent in both official languages.

Mark can be reached at (613) 820-8888 ext. 1

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Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Law

  • Wills and Estates

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 1989


B.A. (Hons.), Political Science and History

LL.B. (Hons.), Bachelor of Laws

Three Best Rated Estate Planning 2018
Three Best Rated Real Estate Lawyer 2017

Rated among the three best estate planning lawyers in Ottawa (2019-2018) and real estate lawyers in Ottawa (2017) as seen on threebestrated.ca.


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Nizar Ayoub

Nizar is an Ottawa native who obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Windsor and his civil law degree (LL.L) from the University of Ottawa. Prior to law school, Nizar completed his undergraduate degree in Anthropology at Carleton University and served in the Canadian Armed Forces for 12 years, where he remains a member of the Primary Reserves. He is also a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and the County of Carleton Law Association.

As an associate at Habib & Associates, Nizar’s areas of practice include residential and commercial real estate, business law, wills and estates and family law. By offering expertise in all these areas, Nizar is able to offer a wider range of services to his clients, allowing him to handle a greater scope of issues, saving his clients time and reducing the need to deal with multiple lawyers. He strongly believes in promoting access to justice and invests in the long term relationship with his clients, acting as an accessible, useful resource for individual and business clients.

Nizar is able to offer notarial services to those who require a professional translation of Arabic documents. 

Outside of the office, he enjoys gardening and hiking, allowing him to connect with nature.

Nizar can be reached at (613) 820-8888 ext. 3



Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Law

  • Wills and Estates

  • Family Law

  • Business Law

  • Civil Litigation and Small Claims

  • Landlord and Tenant matters

  • Notary Services


B.A. Anthropology

Juris Doctor

Licence en droit LL.L


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OFFICE MANAGER & Senior Law Clerk

Joanne Tindall

Joanne can be reached at (613) 820-8888 ext. 2



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Law Clerk

Colleen O’Driscoll

Colleen can be reached at (613) 820-8888 ext. 4



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Maureen Williams

Maureen can be reached at (613) 820-8888 ext. 0