Kristian (Kris) George Bonn

Personal Injury, Insurance Disputes & Medical Malpractice

Kristian (Kris) George Bonn is the managing partner at Bonn Law. A 6-lawyer firm with offices in Belleville and Trenton that focuses on helping people with personal injury cases, medical malpractice and long-term disability denials. Kris is currently the Vice-President of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and President of the Brain Injury Association Quinte District.

Kris Bonn is a member of the OTLA and committed to the OTLA Code.

Education
  • BComm, Queen’s University, 1997
  • LL.B., University of Toronto, 2000
Professional Associations
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, Vice-President
  • Hastings County Law Association
Community Involvement
  • Brain Injury Association Quinte District, President
  • Belleville General Hospital
  • Trenton Memorial Hospital
Interests
  • Time with family
  • Running, biking and swimming as much as possible
  • Outdoor Adventures
  • Reading
  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Practice Focus
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Car Crash Injuries
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Insurance Disputes
Team

Legal Clerks

Assistant

Personal Injury & Insurance Disputes

George brings to his clients a great deal of successful personal injury representation along with 35 years experience in civil and criminal litigation.

George Bonn started the firm in 1972. He has extensive trial experience in both civil and criminal litigation. Since the early 1990s George has restricted his practice to representing people who have been seriously injured or representing family members of people who had been wrongfully killed. George has extensive roots in the Quinte community. He regularly gives back his time and financial support to various community organizations. In particular, he is a strong supporter of the local hospital foundation. He is a founding member and lifetime director of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA). In 2009, George was awarded the prestigious OTLA John A. McLeish award, which is awarded to the person which has made an outstanding contribution to the goals of a fair trial and access to justice, as an advocate, in legal scholarship, in continuing legal education, legal writing, journalism, politics or government.

“I still have the fire in my belly to help those injured and being taken advantage of by unscrupulous insurance companies.”

George brings his wealth of experience and advocacy skills to represent clients in serious personal injury and death claims.

George Bonn is a member of the OTLA and committed to the OTLA Code.

Education
  • BComm, Queen’s University, 1967
  • LL.B., Queen’s University, 1970
Professional Associations
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, Past President
Community Involvement
  • St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Volunteer
Honours and Awards
  • OTLA John McLeish Award of Excellence in Advocacy
Interests
  • Time with grandchildren
  • Cooking
  • Golfing
  • The Toronto Maple Leafs
Practice Focus
  • Serious Personal Injury and Insurance Dispute cases
Team