Information for lawyers

Mentoring at LAO

Information for Lawyers

One-On-One mentoring

To participate in the Legal Aid Ontarios mentorship program, please contact your district office. More information about the district offices is available on our Contact page.

Southwest Region

Essex, Lambton and Kent District:
District office: Windsor
District area director: Mary-Anne Stevens

Phone: 1-519-255-7822 / 1-877-449-4002 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-519-225-1795

London District:
District office: London
District area director: Janet Froud

Phone: 1-519-433-8179 / 1-877-449-4001 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-877-334-3404

Hamilton/Kitchener District:
District office: Hamilton
District area director: Carmelo Runco

Phone: 1-905-528-0134 / 1-877-449-4003 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-905-528-1857

GTA Region

Dufferin County, York Region, Toronto, Peel Region
District office: Toronto
- Criminal Law Services: Paula Beard
- Family Law Services: Tom Kelsey
- Administration, Immigration and Civil Law Services: Maureen Hastings

Phone: 1-416-598-0200 / 1-800-668-8258 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-416-598-0558

North, Central, East Region

Central District
District office: Barrie
District area director: Christine Lunn

Phone: 1-705-737-3400 / 1-888-590-3961 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-705-739-0002

Ottawa District
District office: Ottawa
District area director: Nathalie Champagne

Phone: 1-613-238-7931 / 1-877-314-0933 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-613-238-3410

District office: Peterborough
District area director: Wendy Joy Bird

Phone: 1-705-743-5430 / 1-888-828-3827 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-705-743-1150

Northwest District
District office: Thunder Bay
District area director: Jennifer Carten

Phone: 1-807-345-1972 / 1-807-345-7046 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-866-297-5559

Northeast District
District office: Sudbury
District area director: Louise Huneault

Phone: 1-705-673-8182 / 1-866-366-4441 (toll-free)
Fax: 1-705-673-7249