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The firm of Foreman, Rosenblatt & Lewis aims to provide full service to its clients in a relaxed, friendly environment at reasonable and competitive fees.

The three partners, Albert I. Foreman, Mitchell B. Rosenblatt and Christine M. Lewis have been working together for many years and have over 100 years of combined legal experience in many areas of law including corporate, commercial, real estate, wills, estates, family, criminal and civil.

Albert I. Foreman - BA, LLB, QC

Albert I. Foreman was born and raised on York Boulevard in Hamilton. He attended McMaster University and Osgoode Hall and was called to the bar in 1956. He received a Queen's Counsel appointment in 1971.

Mr. Foreman has many years of experience primarily in corporate commercial business law and real estate. His clients are primarily business owners and include motor vehicle dealers, manufacturers and service industries. Mr. Foreman has acted as a teacher and mentor to many local lawyers who articled under him and is a well respected senior counsel in the area. Mr. Foreman has been involved in many committees and activities in the legal and local communities over his many years in practice.

Mr. Foreman retired from the firm on December 31, 2014.

Mitchell B. Rosenblatt - BA, LLB

Mitchell B. Rosenblatt graduated with his B.A. from the University of Toronto in 1971. In 1974 he obtained his LL.B. from the University of Ottawa, where he was a member of the law school’s Moot Court Committee. On completing the Bar Administration Course in 1977, he commenced the practice of law with, amongst others, Albert I. Foreman, with whom he continues to practice today, along with Christine M. Lewis.
Mitchell has over 33 years of trial and appeal experience in, substantially, all areas of litigation, including family, civil, criminal and construction law, with over 40 reported cases.

Mitchell has been and continues to be a member of the Hamilton Law Association, the Hamilton Criminal Lawyers’ Association and The Hamilton Lawyers’ Club.

Christine M. Lewis - LLB, Notary Public

Christine M. Lewis received her LLB from the University of Western Ontario in 1992. Christine articled at Ross & McBride in Hamilton and was called to the Bar in 1994. Christine was born in London, England, emigrated to Canada as a child with her family in 1965 and was raised in the Hamilton, Burlington, Dundas areas. Christine attended Sheridan College, Mohawk College and McMaster University. She was a clerk for 13 years with the firm of Foreman & Rosenblatt (1976 - 1989) prior to attending law school.

She is a member of the Hamilton Law Association and contributed to the Real Estate Committee for several years and has also served as a Trustee on the Board of Trustees. Christine was on the Committee of Adjustments for the City of Hamilton, which adjudicates minor variance and severance applications in the City, for ten years.

Christine has been practising with Foreman, Rosenblatt & Lewis since being called to the bar in 1994, became a partner in 1996, and practises primarily in the areas of real estate, corporate commercial, wills and estates.

Grant M. A. O'Shea - HBSc, JD

Grant M. A. O’Shea is an associate at Foreman, Rosenblatt and Lewis. He obtained his Honours Bachelor of Science with high distinction from the University of Toronto at Mississauga in 2009 and went on to obtain his Juris Doctorate from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2013. Grant completed his articling in Hamilton at Ross & McBride LLP and practiced there after his call to the Bar in 2014 before joining Foreman, Rosenblatt & Lewis.

Grant is a member of the Hamilton Law Association. His legal practice focuses primarily on the areas of corporate commercial, real estate, and wills and estates.
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