• Employment Law Seminar

    Thursday, November 14th, 2019
    2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    7th Floor Jurors' Lounge - John Sopinka Courthouse
    (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)

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  • Advocacy Conference

    Thursday, December 5th, 2019
    8:00 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
    Hamilton Convention Centre
    (1 Summers Lane, Hamilton)

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  • Corporate Commercial Law Seminar

    Thursday, October 10th, 2019
    9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    Sheraton Hamilton Hotel - Centre/East Ballroom 
    (116 King Street West, Hamilton)

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  • Real Estate Law Seminar

    Thursday, November 7th, 2019
    9:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
    Sheraton Hamilton Hotel - Grand Ballroom
    (116 King Street West, Hamilton)

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  • HLA Trip to South Africa 2020

    May 14th - May 24th, 2020
    Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Kruger National Park
    with Go Ahead Tours 

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  • Looking for a Lawyer in Hamilton?

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The amended 2019 Legal Aid Ontario service guide for Criminal Law practitioners is now available online.

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Legal Aid Ontario - Service Guide Family 2019

Jun 28, 2019
The amended 2019 Legal Aid Ontario service guide for Criminal Law practitioners is now available online.

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Message from the President

The sun, and very likely summertime itself, has finally made its arrival. The break in rain also offered
an opportunity to get back outside and enjoy the outdoors. So much of our day-to-day is indoors: at our desks, on the phone, on email, in the boardroom, in the courtroom… but on this day, I was exceedingly pleased to have ventured outdoors and seen several people that I had not seen in what seems like
an eternity.

Needless to say, we spent a great time updating each other on life and the events of things since we had last spoken. CONTINUE READING


Mark Giavedoni, President 2019-2020

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.

This Web site is not intended to provide legal advice. It is intended to supply general information to our members. The information contained and distributed on this site does not contain any legal opinions and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Hamilton Law Association.

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