Bio

 

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Shayna Beeksma, Founder and Principal Lawyer at Beeksma Law 

Shayna A. Beeksma is the founder and principal of Beeksma Law. She received her J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2011 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2012. Regularly appearing before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and having argued cases before the Divisional Court and the Ontario Court of Appeal, Shayna is a strategic, creative and effective advocate.

A passionate innovator and entrepreneur, Shayna specializes in estates, corporate, commercial and real estate law. While her clients value her knowledge, experience and skills in litigation and transactions/planning/administration, it’s her firm’s customer-centric approach that sets Beeksma Law apart.

Shayna truly cares about her clients and is committed to achieving the best possible results while providing affordable hourly rates to make legal services more accessible for all.

Shayna has always been a community-minded advocate, which is what led her to the field of law. Her dedication to helping others and to improving the legal profession is obvious through in her involvement with the:

  • Hamilton Law Association
  • Hamilton Lawyers’ Club
  • Halton County Law Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Advocates Society
  • Christian Legal Fellowship
  • Canadian Association of Black Lawyers.

In her spare time, Shayna and her family enjoy long drives in the country, traveling, exploring their community, and supporting small, local businesses (especially craft breweries and local restaurants). A foodie at heart, you can often find Shayna enjoying a coffee and treat at one of Hamilton’s fabulous independent coffee shops.