• 31st Annual Joint Insurance Seminar

    May 2nd, 2017
    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    The Hamilton Convention Centre - Chedoke Room
    (1 Summers Lane, Hamilton)

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  • Family Law Seminar

    April 6th, 2017
    1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    The Crowne Plaza - Pavilion B
    (150 King Street East, Hamilton)

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  • HLA Trip to Peru & Machu Picchu

    October 18th - October 28th, 2018
    Go Ahead Tours
    HLA Members Only + 1 Guest

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  • Annual Dinner

    March 30th, 2017
    Cocktails 5:30 p.m.; Dinner 6:30 p.m.
    The Art Gallery of Hamilton
    (123 King Street, West)

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  • Looking for a job in Hamilton?

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  • For the Public - Legal Services

    Find the most popular legal
    services and research links here

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Message from the President

As I write this, 2016 has come to a close and we are in the opening days of 2017. So far, the reviews for 2016 are mixed and the jury is still out. Your assessment of 2016 will depend on your personal experiences and, perhaps, political views. Personally, 2016 was a year filled with many wonderful and memorable highs and of course the inevitable lows, without which our successes and accomplishments would not feel as sublime....READ MORE.

Michael Bordin, President 2016-2017

The Hamilton Law Association

The Association’s affairs are governed by trustees and officers who ensure that Association undertakings are within the mandate and in the best interests of our legal community. The many valued volunteers who are members of the numerous committees within the structure of the HLA strive to represent our membership consistently and effectively. The Anthony Pepe Memorial Law Library, operated within the scope of the HLA, is one of the largest law libraries in Ontario and houses over 30,000 volumes.

The Hamilton Law Association continues to strive to educate and support its membership in the practice of law as well as to advocate for their interests as lawyers...

The staff of the Hamilton Law Association (HLA) Library cannot provide legal advice or research to members of the public directly. The HLA Library is a private library for the use of its members, and members of the Law Society of Upper Canada only. For information on finding legal help in Ontario please try the Bora Laskin Law Library's Guide to Finding Legal Help in Ontario, or to search for a lawyer practising in the Hamilton area try the HLA Find a Lawyer page.

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