Mentoring is defined as, “...the passing on of skills, knowledge and wisdom from one person to another.
Mentoring relationships can be informal and unstructured, more complex and procedure-based, or somewhere in between”.

 

Choose your desired category to be connected with an OTLA Mentor

 

 

 

AUTO 

James Allin
James E. S. Allin Law Office
519-352-6540
james@jamesallinlaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1979

Joan Bennett
Petrone & Partners
807-700-6056
joan@petronelaw.ca
Law Clerk

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Bernard Gluckstein
Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers
416-408-4252
bernard@gluckstein.com
Call to the Bar: 1962

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Jennifer Grosvold
Siskinds LLP
226-213-7397
jennifer.grosvold@siskinds.com
Law Clerk

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Tony Lafazanis
Tony Lafazanis Professional Corporation
416-979-1770
tony@tonylafazanis.com
Call to the Bar: 1983

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Diane Parsons
Parsons Law
416-863-6026
dparsons@rpmlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 1989

Franca Recchia
McNally Gervan LLP
613-238-1424
franca@mcnallygervan.ca
Law Clerk

Marianne Surridge
Weaver, Simmons
705-671-3275
msurridge@weaversimmons.com
Law Clerk

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

Alex Voudouris
Pace Law Firm
647-789-1962
avoudouris@pacelawfirm.com
Call to the Bar: 1991

Meghan Walker
Will Davidson LLP
416-360-1194
mwalker@willdavidson.ca
Call to the Bar: 2012

LONG TERM DISABILITY 

James Allin
James E. S. Allin Law Office
519-352-6540
james@jamesallinlaw.com
Call to Bar: 1979

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Jennifer Grosvold
Siskinds LLP
226-213-7397
jennifer.grosvold@siskinds.com
Law Clerk

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Tony Lafazanis
Tony Lafazanis Professional Corporation
416-979-1770
tony@tonylafazanis.com
Call to the Bar: 1983

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE 

Maria Damiano
Harte Law Professional Corporation
289-695-2452
mdamiano@hartelaw.com
Call to Bar: 2002

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Bernard Gluckstein
Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers
416-408-4252
bernard@gluckstein.com
Call to the Bar: 1962

Michael Hershkop
MH Legal
289-695-2445
michael@mhlegal.ca
Call to the Bar: 2015

Amani Oakley
Oakley & Oakley Professional Corporation
905-591-4946
aoakley@oakleylegal.com
Call to Bar: 1998

SEXUAL ASSAULT 

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

 

PRODUCTS LIABILITY 

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Bernard Gluckstein
Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers
416-408-4252
bernard@gluckstein.com
Call to the Bar: 1962

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Diane Parsons
Parsons Law
416-863-6026
dparsons@rpmlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 1989

Meghan Walker
Will Davidson LLP
416-360-1194
mwalker@willdavidson.ca
Call to the Bar: 2012

NURSING HOMES 

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Amani Oakley
Oakley & Oakley Professional Corporation
905-591-4946
aoakley@oakleylegal.com
Call to Bar: 1998

Diane Parsons
Parsons Law
416-863-6026
dparsons@rpmlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 1989

Meghan Walker
Will Davidson LLP
416-360-1194
mwalker@willdavidson.ca
Call to the Bar: 2012

GENERAL LITIGATION 

Dermot Nolan
Nolan, Ciarlo LLP
905-522-9261
dpn@nolanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 1975

TRIAL PREPARATION 

James Allin
James E. S. Allin Law Office
519-352-6540
james@jamesallinlaw.com
Call to Bar: 1979

Joan Bennett
Petrone & Partners
807-700-6056
joan@petronelaw.ca
Law Clerk

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Bernard Gluckstein
Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers
416-408-4252
bernard@gluckstein.com
Call to the Bar: 1962

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Michael Hershkop
MH Legal
289-695-2445
michael@mhlegal.ca
Call to the Bar: 2015

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Franca Recchia
McNally Gervan LLP
613-238-1424
franca@mcnallygervan.ca
Law Clerk

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT ISSUES 

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Tony Lafazanis
Tony Lafazanis Professional Corporation
416-979-1770
tony@tonylafazanis.com
Call to the Bar: 1983

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Diane Parsons
Parsons Law
416-863-6026
dparsons@rpmlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 1989

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

CLIENT RELATIONS 

Joan Bennett
Petrone & Partners
807-700-6056
joan@petronelaw.ca
Law Clerk

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Jennifer Grosvold
Siskinds LLP
226-213-7397
jennifer.grosvold@siskinds.com
Law Clerk

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Michael Hershkop
MH Legal
289-695-2445
michael@mhlegal.ca
Call to the Bar: 2015

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Tony Lafazanis
Tony Lafazanis Professional Corporation
416-979-1770
tony@tonylafazanis.com
Call to the Bar: 1983

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Amani Oakley
Oakley & Oakley Professional Corporation
905-591-4946
aoakley@oakleylegal.com
Call to Bar: 1998

Diane Parsons
Parsons Law
416-863-6026
dparsons@rpmlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 1989

Franca Recchia
McNally Gervan LLP
613-238-1424
franca@mcnallygervan.ca
Law Clerk

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

Meghan Walker
Will Davidson LLP
416-360-1194
mwalker@willdavidson.ca
Call to the Bar: 2012

PROFESSIONAL AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT 

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Jennifer Grosvold
Siskinds LLP
226-213-7397
jennifer.grosvold@siskinds.com
Law Clerk

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Dermot Nolan
Nolan, Ciarlo LLP
905-522-9261
dpn@nolanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 1975

Amani Oakley
Oakley & Oakley Professional Corporation
905-591-4946
aoakley@oakleylegal.com
Call to Bar: 1998

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

Meghan Walker
Will Davidson LLP
416-360-1194
mwalker@willdavidson.ca
Call to the Bar: 2012

FIRM MANAGEMENT ISSUES 

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010
Call to Bar: 1987

Franca Recchia
McNally Gervan LLP
613-238-1424
franca@mcnallygervan.ca
Law Clerk

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

MANAGING LIFE OUTSIDE OF PRACTICE 

James Allin
James E. S. Allin Law Office
519-352-6540
james@jamesallinlaw.com
Call to Bar: 1979

Dionne Chambers
Graves & Richard
905-641-2020
dchambers@gravesandrichard.com
Call to Bar: 2018


Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

Meghan Walker
Will Davidson LLP
416-360-1194
mwalker@willdavidson.ca
Call to the Bar: 2012

ETHICAL ISSUES 

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Guy Farrell
Farrell Law Group
416-303-3477
gfarrell@farrell-law.ca
Call to the Bar: 1982

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Anthony Giannotti
Beluli Giannotti LLP
519-946-3098
agiannotti@bglawteam.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

John Hammond
Littlejohn Barristers
705-725-7355
johnhammond87@gmail.com
Call to the Bar: 2012

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Amani Oakley
Oakley & Oakley Professional Corporation
905-591-4946
aoakley@oakleylegal.com
Call to Bar: 1998

Diane Parsons
Parsons Law
416-863-6026
dparsons@rpmlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 1989

Laurie Tucker
Burn Tucker Lachaine Professional Corporation
613-233-6898
ltucker@burntucker.com
Call to the Bar: 2001

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION 

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

NETWORKING 

Alden Dychtenberg
Lerners LLP
416-867-8045
adychtenberg@lerners.ca
Call to the Bar: 1983

Robert Franklin
Franklin Law Firm
416-366-4456
robfranklin@franklinlawfirm.ca
Call to the Bar: 1990

Michael Giordano
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
mgiordano@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Steven Glowinsky
Glowinsky Law
647-276-0219
sglowinsky@glowinskylaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Joshua Goldberg
Joshua Goldberg Law
416-943-6585
joshua@jgoldberglaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2011

Michael Hershkop
MH Legal
289-695-2445
michael@mhlegal.ca
Call to the Bar: 2015

Jennifer Hoffman
Hoffman Law
416-631-0000
jhoffman@hoffmanlaw.ca
Call to the Bar: 2010

Nainesh Kotak
Kotak Personal Injury Law
905-755-8900
nainesh@kotaklaw.com
Call to the Bar: 1994

Loretta Merritt
Torkin Manes
416-863-1188
lmerritt@torkinmanes.com
Call to Bar: 1987

Nicholas Mester
Avanessy Giordano LLP
416-551-5492
nmester@avagiolaw.com
Call to the Bar: 2018

Melissa Miller
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
416-847-1063
mmiller@hshlawyers.com
Call to the Bar: 2010

Franca Recchia
McNally Gervan LLP
613-238-1424
franca@mcnallygervan.ca
Law Clerk