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History Committee

History Committee Mandate

The Hamilton Law Association's History Committee are committed to preserving the rich and unique legal history of Hamilton and its surrounding areas. The Hamilton Law Association, for instance, is one of the oldest in this country (est. 1879) and over the years has had many members — each of whom has contributed to the area’s legal history.

Click here for more about the HLA's history. 

2019-2020 Committee Members

John Loukidelis, Loukidelis Professional Corporation  (289)-799-9509
Shayna Beeksma, Beeksma Law  (905)-522-1234
Peter Boushy  (905)-523-2657
Anne Louise-ColeAviva Canada Inc., Legal Services  (905)-575-6108
Justice George Gage, Ontario Court of Justice  
Lauren Grimaldi, Scarfone Hawkins LLP  (905)-523-1333
Amanda McInnisInch Hammond Professional Corporation   (905)-525-4481
Cameron Malcolm, Evans, Philp LLP   (905)-525-1200
David Thompson, Scarfone Hawkins LLP  (905)-523-1333

To speak to an HLA staff person regarding the History Committee, please contact:
Marica Piedigrossi, Executive Assistant & Social Media Coordinator
tel: 905-522-1563, email: mpiedigrossi@hamiltonlaw.on.ca

Recent HLA Journal Articles

 Resources and Links

  1. The Hamilton Law Association - History
  2. Hamilton Public Library Local History & Archives
  3. The Law Society of Upper Canada - History Archives
  4. McMaster University - Digital Archives
  5. Head-of-the-Lake Historical Society Website
Contribute to the Memory Book 
 Do you have biographical information, photos, archived materials or anecdotes about past and current Hamilton Law Association members? 

Why not contribute to the Hamilton Law Association Memory Book?

 If you have any digital copies of photographs, newspaper clippings, videos, or any other material which you would like to contribute to our digital archive and webpage, please email them to history@hamiltonlaw.on.ca

View our Donation Policy HERE.

Please contact John Loukidelis john@jltax.ca or Marica Piedigrossi at 
for more information.