Margaret E. Hawkins







Margaret is an associate lawyer with Merovitz Potechin LLP and her practice focuses primarily on residential real estate transactions including purchases, sales, and mortgage refinancing.

Margaret graduated with honours from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology.  She subsequently attended Law School in the U.K. at the University of Leicester and after her graduation completed her Masters in Law & Technology at the University of Ottawa.  She was called to the Ontario Bar in 2018.  Prior to joining Merovitz Potechin LLP, Margaret’s practice focused on Family Law, Civil Litigation and Residential Real Estate.

In her spare time, Margaret loves spending time with her friends and family, especially her super adorable daughters.  She also enjoys listening to live music, travelling, and the outdoors.


Ontario, 2018

Certificate of Qualification, the National Committee on Accreditation of the Federation of the Law Societies of Canada

University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Ottawa, Ontario
LL.M. – 2015
Concentration: Law & Technology

University of Leicester, Faculty of Law, Leicester, United Kingdom
LL.B. – 2014

Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario
B.A. (Hon.) – 2011
Major: Honours Specialization in Criminology and the Criminal Justice System
Concentration: Psychology



County of Carleton Law Association (CCLA) 

Ontario Bar Association 

Canadian Bar Association 

Law Society of Ontario