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McCarthy Hansen & Company promote two to partner

Thursday, January 21, 2021 @ 3:51 PM | By John Chunn

McCarthy Hansen & Company LLP announced that Lesley Burke and Shannon Beddoe have joined the partnership effective Jan. 1, 2021.

According to the firm’s website, Burke represents clients with a wide variety of family law issues. She provides strategic advice to clients regarding separation and parenting agreements, domestic contracts, custody and access litigation and property division. She also assists clients in negotiating and mediating resolutions to their family law matters. Prior to joining McCarthy Hansen & Company, Burke practised criminal, quasi-criminal and administrative law. She has appeared at all levels of court in Ontario.

Beddoe practises in all areas of family law. She has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario, including the Ontario Securities Commission and the Ontario Court of Appeal.

She was called to the bar in Ontario in 2011. Prior to joining McCarthy Hansen & Company as an associate in 2014, she practised complex commercial litigation at a premier litigation boutique in Toronto.