• Proudly serving the Kenora Area
    since 1882.

    We are your trusted source for legal advice
    and services in Northwestern Ontario.


Shewchuk, Ormiston, Richardt & Johnson LLP

A Northwestern Ontario law firm, which has a solid record of meeting the ever-changing needs of its clients in their business and personal matters. 

Established in 1882, the firm draws on our depth of experience and a progressive approach to problem solving.

Our standards are high and we pride ourselves on innovation – the ability to develop pertinent, workable solutions to facilitate our client's increasingly complex business and legal transactions.

Solving legal problems can be a challenge to most of us on at least one ​occasion in our lives, and the challenge often begins with finding the right law firm. Shewchuk, Ormiston, Richardt & Johnson LLP provides a complete range of skills to a widely diversified group of local, national and international clients.

Our lawyers and full complement of paralegal and support staff have the experience and capability to service any aspect of your legal needs. Our team of experienced, approachable professionals delivers top quality legal services in a timely, efficient and reasonably priced manner.

Shewchuk, Ormiston, Richardt & Johnson LLP has evolved into a full service firm that offers its clients a wide range of Practice Areas. Each lawyer’s practice encompasses different areas of the law, and the result is a firm that represents individuals in their personal and business concerns in almost every branch of the law. The firm’s practice is broad - from residential and commercial real estate transactions to trusts and estates, litigation to family law, and matters that draw on the firm’s expertise in numerous other branches of the law including commercial, environmental, construction, labour and municipal law.

We dedicate our experience, skills, energy and high standards to all our clients. You can count on Shewchuk, Ormiston, Richardt & Johnson LLP to develop innovative solutions for all your legal requirements and assistance in making informed legal decisions to get the results you need.

Our Team

Rod Shewchuk
Bruce Ormiston
Managing Partner
Joshua Szajewski
Dustin Fuller
Ryan Keleher

Areas of Practice


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Contact Us

Shewchuk, Ormiston,
Richardt & Johnson LLP
214 Main Street South
PO Box 1970
Kenora, Ontario
P9N 3X8

Phone: (807) 468-5559
Fax: (807) 468-5504
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Opening Hours

Monday–Thursday: 8 am – 5 pm
Friday: 8 pm – 4:30 pm
Closed 12:00 – 1:00 pm Monday - Friday
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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