Our Team

Virginia Hamara

Virginia received her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor and was called to Ontario Bar in 1975.

In addition to her law and mediation practice Virginia has devoted considerable time to the teaching of law. She has instructed classes in business, contract and consumer protection law at Ryerson University, given workshops in family mediation at the University of Toronto Faculty of Social Work, instructed in the Real Estate Section of the Ontario Bar Admission Course and taught business law in the Certificate Program sponsored by the Institute of Chartered Banks.

Virginia has also been a participating employer in the Toronto District Co-op Education Program. Hamara Law Office trained students in law office practice from 1982 to 2008.

Maria Brown

Maria is a certified Law Clerk. She received her certificate from the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario and graduated from the Real Estate Legal Assistant program at George Brown College. She continues to attend various Law Clerk lectures offered by the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario and/or by the Law Society. Maria is also a Commissioner for Taking Affidavits.

Maria is the office manager and law clerk for real estate and estate administration. She is committed and provides general guidance to each client. She also establishes a receptive and supportive office environment.

Jason Craig

Jason supports Maria and Virginia in most aspects of the practice. He takes a lead support role in corporate and small business matters.

Jason is a graduate of the paralegal diploma program at Durham College and is pursuing law clerk certification from the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario.