Partner - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Certified by The Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Labour Law. Partner and, from 2011-2016, National Leader of BLG’s Labour and Employment Group. Frequently appears before the courts including the appellate level. Counsels and acts on behalf of private and public sector employers in labour relations, employment law, including wrongful dismissal litigation, labour arbitrations, collective bargaining, human rights complaints and charges under the Occupational Health and Safety Act. Co-author of Just Cause: The Law of Summary Dismissal in Canada (Canada Law Book). Editor-in- Chief of Executive Employment (Federated Press). Assistant editor, Canadian Cases on Employment Law – a national law report series (Carswell). Author of Ontario Employment and Labour Law & Commentary (LexisNexis) and Federal Employment and Labour Law & Commentary(LexisNexis). Recognized in Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada, the Legal 500 Canada, and The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada for Employment Law and Labour Law. Chair and speaker at numerous labour and employment law conferences. Adjunct Professor, Employment Law, University of Toronto, 1996–2011. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1995.