Ryan Findlay



Ryan was born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario. Prior to going to Law School, Ryan attended Mcmaster University. He obtained his LL.B. in Australia before returning to Canada and being called to the Ontario Bar in 2013. His practice focuses primarily on motor vehicle collisions, Long Term disability, slip and falls and personal injury litigation.  Ryan is a Member of the Hamilton Law Association, the Ontario Trial Lawyers’ Association and the American Association for Justice, and is currently an Ontario Bar Association Council Member for the 2016-2018 term. Ryan has also spoken at Mohawk College on various legal topics.

Outside of work Ryan volunteers with the Christopher Leadership Course, a public speaking skills development program; he is also a committee member of the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Hamilton Golf For Kids Sake Fundraiser.

When not in the office, Ryan loves to go kiteboarding, going to the local YMCA, cycling, rock climbing and beach volleyball among other things.

Professional Affiliations

  • The Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ)
  • Hamilton Law Association (HLA)
  • Ontario Bar Association (OBA)
  • The Advocates’ Society

Community Involvement

Notable Cases

Ross v. Bacchus, 2013 ONSC 7772

Foulds v. Watterworth et al, 2014 ONSC (unreported)

Markovic v. Richards et al., 2015 ONSC