Julianne Hoekstra

Criminal Defence & Personal Injury

Julianne Hoekstra is the newest associate lawyer at Bonn Law. However, Julianne is not new to Bonn Law – she has spent two summers as a law student and completed her articles with Bonn Law in 2020. Julianne practices primarily in criminal defence and personal injury.

Julianne graduated with honours from Trent University with a Bachelor of Science degree. For those who have been camping or have been out in the wilderness, she has special knowledge of the parasitic diseases, giardiasis, having completed her honours thesis with work on the parasite Giardia intestinalis. After graduating, she attended Queen’s University Law School in Kingston. During her time a law student, she volunteered her time and built her legal skills working with the Queen’s Legal Aid Clinic.

Legal Clerk
Education
  • B.Sc., Trent University, 2016
  • JD., Queen’s University 2019
Professional Associations
  • Law Society
  • Ontario Trial Association
  • Hastings County Law Association
  • Criminal lawyers Association
Community Involvement
  • Brunch Bunch
Interests
  • Running
  • Baking
Practice Focus
  • Criminal Defence
  • Car Crash Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice
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
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