Gowling WLG welcomes new Hamilton Office General Manager Yvonne Maidment

01 December 2021

Gowling WLG is delighted to welcome Yvonne Maidment as general manager of its Hamilton office.

Yvonne joins the firm with more than 15 years of experience working in operations and business management at McMaster University. Over the course of her tenure, she held various senior-level roles, including human resources manager, business manager and director of administration.

A strong advocate and promoter of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI), Yvonne has completed training in employment equity and Indigenous cultural safety. She has also participated in several working groups and committees that are focused on advancing the representation, recruitment and retention of diverse workforces.

"Yvonne is an experienced operational leader with a proven track record of sophisticated office management in complex multi-stakeholder environments," said Pam Vermeersch, managing partner of the Hamilton office. "As we continue to move forward and navigate the ever-changing needs of our business, Yvonne will play an instrumental role in the implementation of innovative new strategies designed to enhance the way we work and serve our clients."

About Gowling WLG in Hamilton
Home to approximately 50 lawyers in Hamilton, Gowling WLG is an international law firm with over 1,500 legal professionals around the world. Harnessing our broad industry experience, far-reaching global platform, and forward-thinking partnerships with key local stakeholders, we connect Hamilton to a world of opportunity. Learn more about our office in Hamilton.