Providing legal services to the Peterborough community for over 40 years

Since 1975, Bill Fox has been providing legal advice to clients in Peterborough and the surrounding communities on business law issues, real estate law, and estate planning, wills and powers of attorney. In 2014, lawyers Ross Pryde and Nicole Truman joined the firm, and today Fox Law also carries on the law practices of Peterborough lawyers John J. Crook and J. Michael (Mike) Longworth under the Fox Law name.

Meet our Firm

  • Bill Fox

    Bill Fox began practising law in Peterborough more than 40 years ago. Over the years, he focused his practice in areas of business law, including incorporations, corporate reorganizations, acquisitions, and financing, as well as real estate, estate planning and administration.

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  • Ross Pryde

    Ross a graduate of English Common Law program at the University of Ottawa. Prior to joining Fox Law, Ross practiced business, real estate, estate planning and administration law at a law firm in Port Perry.

    picture of Ross Pryde
  • Nicole Truman

    Nicole is a graduate of the Queen’s University Faculty of Law. During law school she participated in the Queen’s Elder Law Clinic and the Moot Court Program. Nicole summered and completed her articles with WeirFoulds LLP law firm in Toronto.

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  • Fox Law Support Team

    Fox Law has an amazing support team that help our clients have a pleasant experience.

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News and Events

Fox Law is proud to be involved with supporting and sponsoring local organizations, initiatives and events in and around the City and County of Peterborough. Whether it is through a financial contribution or the donation of time by the firm’s lawyers and/or staff, Fox Law is pleased to support the community in which it operates.

Peterborough International Women’s Day Conference

Fox Law is proud to be a sponsor of the Peterborough International Women’s Day Conference on Thursday, March 8, 2018. For more information about the conference, including how to purchase tickets, the agenda and speakers for the day, please click on the following link:    

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SEMINAR – Estate Planning – What You Need to Know

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 Highland Park Funeral Centre (2510 Bensfort Road, Peterborough) Two sessions – 2:00 pm and 5:30 pm Presented by Highland Park Funeral Centre, Manulife Financial and Fox Law For more information, please click here: nov-7-seminar RSVP:  Lori – (705)745-6984 or

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