Who We Are

Michele R.J. Allinotte is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and is licensed to practice law in the Province of Ontario.


Joanne Suffel – Legal Assistant

Joanne has worked and lived in Downtown Cornwall for most of her life. Part of the team since 2011, Joanne brings over 25 years of experience in the legal field to Allinotte Law Office Professional Corporation. She is the first point of contact for all estates and corporate clients.


Rachel Besner – Office Manager

Rachel is a long term resident of Cornwall and area and joined the team in 2014 after many years of managing a family business. In addition to dealing with all the bookkeeping matters in the office, Rachel is in charge of managing the office and also provides support to some estate planning and corporate clients. Rachel is fluently bilingual in French and English.


Deanna Leroux – Legal Assistant

Deanna has over 30 years of experience in the legal field. Prior to joining Allinotte Law Office Professional Corporation in the fall of 2016, Deanna was a long time assistant to Donald White. Michele acquired Mr. White’s practice when he retired in 2015. We are very pleased to add Deanna to our team to provide excellent service to all our clients.  Deanna is the first point of contact for all real estate, wills, powers of attorney and estate planning clients.


To get started with Allinotte Law Office Professional Corporation, give us a call at (613) 933-7720. Or, if you would like to schedule a 15 minute phone call with Michele, click this link to book an appointment using our online scheduling system.


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