William Francis is an Associate Lawyer at the firm and provides services to clients in the areas of family law, estate litigation, civil litigation, and small claims court matters. William is committed to providing all of his clients with the high quality of legal services that Owen & Associates Law is known for in Barrie and the surrounding areas.
William received his law degree from the Western University Faculty of Law before being called to the Bar in Ontario. Prior to joining Owen & Associates Law, William gained experience working in family law, wills and estates, estate litigation, civil litigation, small claims and numerous other practice areas. William has previously worked at a small and medium sized law firm.
Prior to attending law school, William worked in business and accounting. William graduated from the Richard Ivey Business School at Western University with an Honors Business Administration degree and accounting diploma. After graduation William worked in the finance department of different television/movie companies. William then worked for a large international forensic accounting firm where he aided in completing expert quantification reports for various litigation and insurance matters.
William has a keen interest in volunteering, government, media/entertainment, business, and sports. William has always been passionate about community involvement since he began volunteering at a soup kitchen his grandparents helped to create when he was young. William enjoys exercising, being with friends and family, networking and broadening his horizons.