Lysanne Cholette grew up in Montreal, Quebec and attended Law School in Ottawa where she graduated from both the Civil Law (Summa Cum Laudae) and Common Law Programs. Lysanne was called to the Ontario Bar in1986. Since then, she has been practicing law full-time, initially working at the law firms of Gowling & Henderson at its Ottawa and Toronto offices and later at Tory Tory DesLauriers & Binnington in Toronto.
However, Lysanne fell in love with the Wasaga Beach/Collingwood area and moved there in 1990 where she worked with the firm of Bellamy Besse Vandergust Augaitis & Merrifield in Collingwood until 1995 when she opened her own law practice in Wasaga Beach.
In 2011, Lysanne joined Hacker Gignac Rice LLP ("HGR") as a partner and continues to practice law with HGR in the Wasaga Beach office.
Her practice focuses on Real Estate Law (purchase, sale, financing), Wills and Estate Planning & Administration. She is fluently bilingual in both English and French.
In the Winter, Lysanne is an avid snowmobiler and downhill skier. In the Summer she enjoys bicycling and walking on the beach. Her family includes two sons and a Shitzu named Sheeba which you are likely to meet at the office.
Legal Education: University of Ottawa (LL.L. 1983, LL.B 1984)
Admitted to Bar: 1986
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