Edward (Ned) Nolan

Ned Nolan was called to the bar in 2010 and since then he has focussed his law practice primarily in the areas of Employment, Human Rights and Disability Law.

Ned is a proud Hamiltonian and graduated from McMaster University in 2004 before completing additional undergraduate studies at the University of Havana, Cuba. He went on to obtain a Masters degree in International Law from the United Nations University for Peace in Costa Rica. Ned completed his LL.B. degree at the University of Ottawa and articled in Toronto with a prominent labour and employment firm. He returned to Hamilton to continue his employment and labour law specialization and joined Nolan, Ciarlo LLP in 2012.

Ned is honoured to have been voted the top local Employment Lawyer in Hamilton (diamond level) in the 2021 Hamilton Spectator Readers’ Choice Awards.

Outside of work, Ned is an active member of his community.  He is a past president of the Kirkendall Neighbourhood Association, and a past director of Environment Hamilton and of Cycle Hamilton.


Tel: 905-522-9261, ext. 226
email: nn@nolanlaw.ca

“Once I met Ned I knew right away that I was in good hands. One of the most professional and ethical lawyers I have ever met. Definitely left with me with a different perspective from what I thought about lawyers in the past.”

– Ken, Kitchener