Reid E. Thompson

pic_thompson_insetEducation
University of Manitoba – Bachelor of Laws (Member of the Ontario BAR) 2007
University of Waterloo Certificates in Community Economic Development 1998
University of Windsor Certificate of Achievement in Alternate Dispute Resolution 1997
Confederation College Certificate in Small Business Counselling 1997
Carleton University, Bachelor of Arts 1992

Reid’s practice areas include residential and cottage real estate, real estate development work, and First Nation law with interests in corporate law, employment law and litigation.

The practice of Law is a second career for Reid who’s first career was working extensively in politics and First Nation Governance. Reid was the Executive Director of Grand Council Treaty #3 for 6 years where he was exposed to a variety of legal issues that inspired his decision to practice law himself. Having worked for three different elected representatives Reid brings a wide range of prior experience and practical, real-life problem solving skills to the practice of law.

Reid occupies his time as a community volunteer and pursuing his interests in boating , sailing, skiing and playing squash and golf.

Reid joined Hook, Seller & Lundin LLP as an associate on August 1st, 2012 in his 4th year of practice.

Call to the Bar
Ontario July 2008

Achievements
During law school, Reid was selected to the University of Manitoba Laskin Moot team and had his evidence exam provided to the class to demonstrate exemplary legal analysis.
Far more important, is Reid’s pride in the small role he is playing in raising two wonderful daughters Hannah and Emelia.

Professional Associations
Reid is a member of the Criminal Law Lawyers Association and the Kenora District Law Association.

Practice Areas:
Real Estate
Property Development
Corporate Commercial
Insurance
Labour and Employment
Aboriginal Law

Email: rthompson@HSLlaw.ca
Download VCard: vcard