Lesley Burke, Partner at McCarthy Hansen & Company, Toronto

Lesley Burke


Lesley was called to the Bar in Ontario in 2010. She received a Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto in 2009 and has a B.A. (Honours) in Political Science from McMaster University.

Lesley is an experienced litigator who represents clients with a wide variety of family law issues. She provides strategic advice to clients regarding separation and parenting agreements, domestic contracts, custody and access litigation, and property division. Lesley also assists clients in negotiating and mediating resolutions to their family law matters. Prior to joining McCarthy Hansen & Company, Lesley practised criminal, quasi-criminal and administrative law. She has appeared at all levels of court in Ontario.

Lesley is a member of the Toronto Lawyer’s Association, Ontario Bar Association and The Advocates’ Society.