1055 West Georgia St, Suite 1500, PO Box 11117, Royal Ctr, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 2005 (BC); 2006 (NL)
Dianne Rideout is a partner and practice group leader of McMillan’s Vancouver Employment & Labour group. Dianne is experienced in advising employers in all aspects of provincial and federal employment and labour law and routinely assists domestic and international clients navigate daily workplace issues relating to workplace disputes, workplace crisis management, hiring, discipline and termination matters, post-employment competition by former employees, human rights issues, workers compensation and occupational health and safety matters, employment standards compliance, and executive compensation matters. Dianne also advises international clients with establishing business operations in British Columbia and acts for vendors and purchasers in connection with employment and labour implications arising from complex corporate transactions. Dianne is an experienced litigator and has appeared at all levels of court in British Columbia, as well as the Supreme Court of Canada. She represents clients at administrative hearings before the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal, Employment Standards Tribunal and Human Rights Tribunal. Dianne is a frequent speaker and author on labour and employment topics.