Kyle Stout is an associate lawyer in the Business Law Group at Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP. His practice is focused on commercial litigation and all aspects of corporate, business and ancillary issues, including incorporations, corporate re-organizations, and mergers and acquisitions. Kyle is also a member of the Nunavut Practice Group, where he provides similar services, with particular emphasis on commercial litigation and conveyancing matters.
Kyle has appeared before the Superior Court of Justice, Superior Court of Justice (Small Claims), and the Provincial Offences Court. In law school he participated and received honourable mention in the Labour Law Moot at Ottawa University. Kyle also participated in the Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP First Year Moot Court Competition, returning as a judge in subsequent years.
Kyle has always been drawn to the advisory relationship, the challenge of solving legal problems and guiding his clients towards a solution. Negotiation is his passion, and he excels at the opportunity to advance a client's position so that their business aims are reached.
Kyle is honest and straight-forward with his clients, making sure to keep them aware of their legal position and the factors at play. He is assertive and driven, and appreciates the fact that resolving legal issues is always a team effort.
Outside of work Kyle spends much of his time either on the golf course, dining with friends and family, or contemplating the next overseas trip.