Born and raised in Scotland, UK, Laura moved to Canada in 2008. Laura earned her L.L.B in Scots Law from the University of Glasgow, Scotland in 2007. After moving to Canada, she completed her NCA qualifications at the University of Toronto. Laura was called to the Bar in 2012.
Laura chose a career in law in order to help those most vulnerable. Laura joined Lamont Law in 2018, after 5 years at another Hamilton civil litigation firm. Laura practices exclusively plaintiff civil litigation with experience in all aspects of Life and Disability claims, wrongful or constructive dismissal claims, accident benefit matters as well as claims resulting from auto accidents, slips and falls, WSIB claims and brain and spinal injuries.
Laura is the Professional Matters Chair and a Trustee of the Hamilton Law Association. Laura is also the Vice-Chair of the Ontario Trial Lawyer Association’s Women’s Caucus.
Laura is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Hamilton Lawyers’ Club, the Hamilton Medical-Legal Society, The Advocates’ Society, the Ontario Bar Association, and the Canadian Bar Association.
Laura is passionate about her home community of Brantford and enjoys volunteering with several great organizations in Brantford, Hamilton and surrounding areas.