About Us

Rebecca Wissenz, L.L.B.

“Let us take care of your lawsuit, so you can focus on your recovery and your life.”

Rebecca Wissenz is a born-and-raised Hamiltonian, growing up in Stoney Creek and graduating from Saltfleet High School. From the time she was 10 she knew that she wanted to be a lawyer, and she spent the next 15 years working towards her dream.

After studying Political Science at Queen’s University and then graduating from Windsor Law School, she worked as an associate and later as a long-time partner in one of the city’s largest law firms, until founding Wissenz Law in 2008.

Wendy Mingo

Wendy Mingo

Senior Litigation Law Clerk

Wendy was born and raised in the Hamilton area, where she earned a degree in Financial Accounting, Human Resource Management and Business Administration. After working many years in the legal field, Wendy obtained both her Paralegal Certificate and Law Clerk (Honours) Diploma.  She specializes in Accident Benefits and Tort personal injury work, as well as Estates and Real Estate.

Wendy has been working with Rebecca for over 20 years, and works closely with her to ensure our clients have all their recovery needs met while receiving the best care and compensation possible. 

Christine McKenna

Christine McKenna

Office Administrator

Christine has been working with Rebecca for over 25 years, and is our Office Administrator, keeping our ship in tip top shape. She is your first point of contact when you book your free consultation, and will ask you all the important questions that you need to consider before pursuing your case.

Christine was raised in Hamilton and holds a diploma in Early Childhood Education from Mohawk College, and uses her highly empathetic nature to ensure that our clients know how much they are truly cared for at Wissenz Law from the moment you walk in our door. 

Marie Pennell

Marie Pennell

Book Keeper

Marie is our trusted Book Keeper, and has been working at Wissenz Law since it was established in 2008, and with Rebecca even longer. She is from Glasgow, Scotland but has been a resident of Hamilton for many years. Her dedication to our team and ensuring that our business is running as efficiently and organized as possible.

With a warm pot of tea always somewhere within reach, her hard work is unparalleled. At Wissenz Law, there is always a warm pot of tea or coffee brewed for our clients, so Marie is in good company.

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