Ronald John Hawkshaw

Ronald John Hawkshaw

Ajax, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-428-2063

Ron is the senior land use planning and municipal lawyer at Polak, McKay and Hawkshaw. Ron is also a senior lawyer in the real estate law field.

Ron represents a number of public and private sector clients including real estate developers and municipalities. He has extensive experience in land development and appears before the Ontario Municipal Board.

Ron has also been active in the community in a number of non profit endeavours including Chair of the Durham Community Foundation, Chair of the Ajax-Pickering United Way, Chair of the local Heart and Stroke Foundation Chapter and coach in the Ajax Minor Hockey Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Land Use Planning
  • Municipal Law

Bar Admissions

  • Ontario, 1980


  • York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, North York, Ontario, Canada
    • LL.B.
  • University of Waterloo
    • B.A.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Durham Region Law Association
  • Cathy Robinson, Barbara Inkpen, Legal Assistants

Pro Bono Activities

  • Chair, Durham Community Foundation
  • Chair, Ajax-Pickering United Way
  • Chair, Local Heart and Stroke Foundation Chapter
  • Coach, Ajax Minor Hockey Association