Your Hamilton Lawyers

Based in Hamilton, the lawyers at Burns Associates represent clients across Southern Ontario on a wide range of matters including real estate law, wills and estates, corporate/commercial law and civil litigation.
A. Douglas Burns

A. Douglas Burns

Title: Lawyer

Phone: 905-522-1381 x 226
Fax: 905-522-0855

Practice Areas:
Civil Litigation
Real Estate
Corporate/Commercial law
Admitted to Practice:
Ontario, 1974

Education:
Waterloo Lutheran University, BA
University of Windsor, LL.B.

Professional or Trade Affiliations:
Hamilton Law Association
Law Society of Upper Canada

Honours and Awards:
Deputy Judge, Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Small Claims Court)

Douglas Burns is a lawyer at Burns Associates and has served the legal needs of the Hamilton and surrounding communities for over 40 years. He has a candid and forthright approach that ensures that the needs of the client come first. When not in the office, Douglas Burns enjoys sports, especially his Toronto Maple Leafs and Hamilton Tiger-Cats.


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Sharoon J. Gill

Sharoon J. Gill

Title: Lawyer

Phone: 905-522-1381 x 228
Fax: 905-522-0855

Practice Areas:
Civil Litigation
Real Estate
Corporate/Commercial law

Admitted to Practice:
Ontario

Education:
LLB

Professional or Trade Affiliations
Hamilton Law Association
Law Society of Upper Canada

Sharoon J. Gill is a lawyer at Burns Associates. After articling with the firm, Sharoon J. Gill continued into practice with Burns Associates. Sharoon J. Gill has developed a practice that includes a focus on civil litigation with aspects related to mortgage enforcement. When not in the office, Sharoon J. Gill enjoys sports, especially football, and spending time with family and friends.


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Dillon Beaulne

Dillon Beaulne

Title: Student-at-Law

Phone: 905-522-1381 x 251
Fax: 905-522-0855

Practice Areas:
Corporate law
Civil Litigation
Wills and Estates

Education:
University of McGill, BA
University of New Brunswick, MBA
Dalhousie University, JD

Professional or Trade Affiliations
Hamilton Law Association
Law Society of Upper Canada

Dillon Beaulne is an articling student with Burns Associates. He recently graduated from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie, where he earned a Certificate of Specialization in Business Law. Prior to law school, Dillon received a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University in 2011 and an MBA in Sports Management from the University of New Brunswick in 2014. During law school, Dillon was the president of the Dalhousie Sports & Entertainment Law Society and a vice-president of the Business Law Association of Dalhousie. In his third year, he participated in the Hockey Arbitration Competition of Canada, a moot arbitration proceeding between an NHL player and their respective NHL teams. Apart from law, Dillon dedicates his time to sports, exercise, and cooking. He played competitive hockey throughout his childhood, and still takes every opportunity to get on the ice.


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