Kevin Kolumbus

Kevin is an associate lawyer based in Gowling WLG's Hamilton office, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2019. His practice primarily focuses on commercial, administrative, and construction disputes and remedies in various sectors such as commercial, development, and education. Kevin handles a wide range of commercial disputes, including construction, contract, import-export, repair and storage lien, shareholder, and property disputes, as well as negligence and professional liability claims. Additionally, he serves as tribunal counsel and advises institutions on administrative tribunal structure and procedure.

Kevin received his Juris Doctor from Queen's University, where he was a volunteer caseworker at Queen's University's Legal Aid Clinic and the program coordinator for the Queen's Chapter of Pro Bono Students Canada. Kevin was also a founding member of the Queen's Insurance Law Club. Prior to attending law school, Kevin completed an honours bachelor of business administration with a concentration in finance and risk management at Wilfrid Laurier University, and worked as a commercial underwriting trainee at Intact Insurance.

Kevin is a council member and representative for the Central South Region of Ontario with the Ontario Bar Association, and is a member of several professional organizations, including the Hamilton Law Association, the Hamilton Lawyers Club, and the Canadian Bar Association.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2019

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2019
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2018

    • Education
       2018
      Queen's University, JD
  • 2017

    • Community
       2017
      Summer & School-Year Program Coordinator, Pro Bono Students Canada - Queen's Chapter
  • 2016

    • Community
       2016
      Queen's Legal Aid Clinic, Student Volunteer
  • 2015

    • Community
       2015
      Vice-President and Founding Member, Queen's Insurance Law Club
  • 2013

    • Education
       2013
      Wilfrid Laurier University, Honours Bachelor of Business Administration

Memberships

  • Hamilton Law Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Hamilton Lawyer's Club