Joshua D. Shields B.Soc.Sc.(Hons.), J.D.

Josh practices law in several areas, including civil & commercial litigation, construction liens, personal injury, wills & estates, and real estate. He has advocated for his clients before various levels of court, as well as at boards and tribunals.

Born and raised in Burlington, Ontario, Josh acquired his undergraduate degree in History and Political Science from the University of Ottawa. He then attended the University of Western Ontario, where he obtained his law degree in 2013.

Following his call to the bar in 2014, Josh practiced at a prominent downtown Hamilton law firm before moving to an in-house position in Toronto, where he served as counsel for one of Canada’s largest insurance companies. He has since returned to the Hamilton area and has been an associate at Startek, Peglar & Calcagni since May of 2017.

Josh is a proud member of the Hamilton Law Association. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, curling, golfing, and playing hockey.