620A Richmond St, 2nd Fl
London, ON N6A 5J9
Phone: (519) 433-7270
Fax: (519) 433-4453
E-mail: pthorup@filion.on.ca

Peter Thorup is a senior partner. Since his call to the Bar in 1982, he has practiced exclusively management-side labour and employment law and is experienced in providing sound, practical advice to employers in both the private and public sectors. Peter's expertise ranges from collective bargaining and corporate restructuring, to developing proactive employer strategies, and labour and employment litigation, including responding to union organizing efforts and dealing with health and safety and human rights matters. Peter has co-chaired CLE programs in labour law for both the Law Society of Ontario and the OBA. He has been a frequent speaker, lecturer and author on current labour and employment law topics. He is a founding Director and past President of The Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE). Peter was named by Best Lawyers as the Lawyer of the Year (2012, 2016, 2019) for his work in Labour and Employment Law. As well, he has regularly been recognized as a leading labour/employment lawyer since 2005 by publications such as Who’s Who Legal – International Business, Who’s Who Legal – Worldwide (Labour/Employment), and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory.

Year Called to the Bar:1982 (ON)
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