The owner/operator of Legal Eagle Paralegal Solutions, Ian G. Wilkinson, graduated from Laurentian University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Law/Political Science and also attended Brock University for Public Administration. Subsequently, In 1992, Mr. Wilkinson began practice as an independent paralegal, or what was also known at that time as a Court Tribunal Agent. In 2010, Ian further continued legal studies education and obtained an LL.b. (Bachelor of Laws) from the University of London, England in 2010.
Starting with offices in Kitchener, Stratford and London, Ian began franchising under the name Paralegal Court Agents in 1995 and was eventually operating ten offices throughout southwestern Ontario. In time, after incubating others in the practice of legal services, I an returned to single office sole proprietor practice.
In 2008, Ian was licensed by Law Society of Upper Canada (now the Law Society of Ontario). Presently, Ian provides legal services primarly as representation advocacy in matters proceedings within the Small Claims Court, the Landlord Tenant Board, the Ontario Court of Justice for provincial offences matters as well as the Superior Court of Justice for certain summary procedure criminal offences.
Ian, as a senior within the profession, enjoys assisting and mentoring newer paralegals.