Michele Allinotte, founder of the Cornwall, Ont. firm Journey Law, focuses on real estate, business, and estate law.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in sociology and history from Queen’s University in 1998 and with her Bachelor of Laws from the University of Ottawa in 2001. Ms. Allinotte was called to the Ontario Bar in 2002.
After working for law firms in Cornwall and North Bay, Ms. Allinotte decided to open her own firm in 2009. Her practice includes real estate, business law, wills, powers of attorney, and estate planning and administration. In 2015, she expanded her business by acquiring the practice of Donald White, a long-time Cornwall lawyer.
A proud resident of Cornwall, Ms. Allinotte is active in the local and legal community, creating groups for female lawyers and arranging networking events for young professionals. In addition, she was a council member for the Ontario Bar Association from 2012 to 2017.