Charles Hurdon is managing partner of our Canadian practice and sits on our global executive committee. He is chair of our Canadian management committee. Charles Hurdon has more than 25 years of experience as an employment and labour law lawyer. He has extensive experience in representing and advising employers in matters relating to executive employment agreements, executive compensation and executive terminations, with a significant component of his practice dedicated to representing financial institutions. Within the field of labour law, Mr. Hurdon represents employers in collective bargaining, grievance arbitration, and human rights. Other areas of practice include occupational health and safety, where he assists employers in developing health and safety programs and provides advice and representation in prosecutions commenced under the Canada Labour Code and the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act. Mr. Hurdon was called to the Ontario Bar in 1988.