MICHAEL LAMONT, LAWYER
LAW SCHOOL: University of Western Ontario
BAR ADMISSION: The Law Society of Ontario (LSO) – 1976
Michael Lamont graduated from the University of Guelph in 1970 with a Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in Economics. Following his undergraduate experience, he attended the University of Western Ontario graduating with a LLB in 1974. In 1976, Michael was called to the Bar. In the early days of his career, Michael practiced in both criminal law and civil litigation. Over the past 40 years, Michael has honed his skills as a personal injury lawyer advocating for victims who have been harmed by no fault of their own. Because of Michael Lamont’s experience and expertise, he is recognized as a Certified Specialist in Civil Litigation by the Law Society of Ontario.
Born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario, he is one of 8 children raised in a single income home where his father was a union worker in one of the large steel mills in the city. Michael’s mother was a stay-at-home mom who was very proud of Michael’s accomplishments. Having strong roots in Hamilton, Michael is a proud supporter of many local charities and organizations. In 2016, Michael was awarded the John F. Evans Award of Community Distinction. He believes in giving back to his community and encouraging the revitalization of the city he loves, Hamilton.
Michael Lamont has built a team of experienced lawyers and paralegals who advocate for their clients in an effort to resolve their cases quickly and efficiently. At Lamont Law, the lawyers and paralegals understand the law and the legal hurdles faced by accident victims. The team at Lamont Law strives to ensure their clients are informed throughout the process.
Throughout his career, Michael Lamont has advocated for victims with catastrophic injuries including brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, fractured bones, amputations, scarring, burns, and other serious injuries including mental illness, severe depression, anxiety and cognitive changes.