Lisa D. Belcourt
BA (Hons), LLB
Prior to joining Ferguson Barristers as a lawyer, she worked for Rod Ferguson in various capacities from 1989 to 1997. She became a partner of personal injury law firm , Ferguson Barristers LLP in Midland in 2007.
Lisa has extensive experience in all levels of the Ontario Courts and has many reported decisions in respect to motions, trials and appeals where she appeared. She also has extensive experience appearing before administrative tribunals.
Lisa provides personal injury (plaintiff and defence) and other litigation services throughout the Northeast and Central East regions of Ontario. She has a particular interest in working with clients with spinal cord injuries and brain injuries, particularly from an accident benefit claims perspective. She has developed an interest in estate litigation and real estate litigation.
Lisa is a very active member of the community. She was a director of the board of the Simcoe County Association for the Physically Disabled for six years and served as the Chairperson of that Board for two of those years. She has been a member of the Board of Community Living Huronia since 2005 and sits as a community member on the Tiny Township Accessibility Advisory Committee. She has also been involved in Southern Georgian Bay Physician Recruitment efforts. She is active in presenting to consumers and staff of various organizations issues involving personal injury, estates and other issues.
In 2003, Lisa spearheaded the Ferguson Barristers Pro-Bono Legal Clinic for the Canadian Paraplegic Association and its consumers, which over recent years has expanded to include the Sault Ste Marie, Sudbury, Muskoka and Barrie areas.
In August 2007, Lisa was the proud recipient of the Canadian Bar Association Young Lawyers Pro Bono Award for her work with the Canadian Paraplegic Association.
In 2014 Lisa became a managing partner at Ferguson Barristers.
Lisa is married and has two children.