|Area of Practice||Real Estate, Wills and Estates|
|Year of Call||2018|
|Law School||Western Law|
Madelaine Hofford practices primarily in the areas of Real Estate and Estates.
Madelaine was raised in Guelph, Ontario. She concurrently earned her Bachelor of Arts with Honors Specialization in Media, Information and Technoculture and Juris Doctor from Western University in 2017 through a combined program. Madelaine was called to the Ontario Bar in June of 2018 after completing her articles at a firm in London, Ontario. She worked for a local Personal Injury law firm for a number of years before joining Lazar Law.
Madelaine is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and the Ontario Bar Association. Madelaine is active in the local community, and has acted as Chair of the OBA’s Young Lawyers Division Southwest Committee.
In her spare time, Madelaine enjoys swimming, yoga, knitting, and spending time with her rescue dog.
Why do I need a Will?
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