Barrister & Solicitor
English | French


Admitted to the Ontario Bar – 1993
M.B.A., Queen’s University
LL.B., University of Ottawa
B.A., Hons, Carleton University


Commercial & Residential Real Estate
Wills, Powers of Attorney & Trusts, Estate Administration
Mediation, Arbitration, Sports Law

Law Clerks
Real Estate

Anne-Marie Groulx
613.746.5700 x245

Wendy Leonard
613.746.5700 x235


Matt was called to the Bar of Ontario after having obtained his LL.B., Common Law Program, from the University of Ottawa. In addition thereto, Matt pursued post-graduate studies and obtained his Master’s degree in Business Administration (M.B.A.), from Queen’s University. Prior to completing his legal studies, Matt obtained his Honors degree in International Relations, from Carleton University after having completed three years of studies at St.-Michael’s College (University of Toronto) from 1984 to 1987.

Since being called to the Bar, Matt focuses his practice in the following areas of expertise: Commercial Real Estate & leasing, Estate Administration, Litigation and Arbitration, Residential Real Estate and Estate Planning (Wills, Powers of Attorney & Trusts).

Matt is fluently bilingual and proficiently practices law in both official languages. He is also a qualified arbitrator to hear and adjudicate disputes that wish to proceed with alternate dispute resolution.

Matthew comes from a long line of local lawyers. His grandfather, John P. Ebbs, who played for the 1906 Ottawa Senators, practiced law in Ottawa until 1965. His father, John B. Ebbs, was a prominent lawyer in the local community for 60 years until his passing in 2014.

Matt also practices in Sports Law. He is a certified NHLPA Agent and family advisor to hockey players and athletes worldwide.