Joseph Hamaliuk is an associate in the Litigation Group at Cassels. Joseph has a broad corporate and commercial litigation practice and offers experience in a variety of areas including franchise, securities and intellectual property matters. Before joining Cassels as an associate, Joseph summered and articled with the firm. During law school, he was an active member of the Queen’s Law community and spent much of his time tutoring for the Queen’s Equity Program, providing academic and career advice to first year law students.
Joseph graduated from the J.D. program at Queen’s University Faculty of Law, where he received the Academic Excellence Award for highest standing in constitutional law. He also spent a semester studying international business law at Université Jean Moulin III in Lyon, France. He also represented Queen’s University at the 2017 Corporate and Securities Law Moot, where he was recognized as a Top Oralist, and went on to coach the Queen’s University team in 2018.
Before attending law school, Joseph obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Canadian History from the University of Calgary, where he graduated with distinction. During his undergraduate studies, Joseph regularly volunteered as a poll officer for both municipal and provincial elections and worked for several years as a sales associate for Bell Canada, where he developed a strong appreciation for quality client service.