79 Wellington St W, Suite 3000, Box 270, TD Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2001
Co-Head of the Pensions and Employment Litigation Practice. Practice focuses on employment litigation and advisory work, privacy and commercial disputes. Has appeared as counsel in the Superior Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, the Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal and in numerous mediations and arbitrations. Has expertise in all aspects of employment law, acting in an advisory capacity and as litigation counsel. Regularly acts for and advises employers on sensitive and high-profile executive departures, individual and mass terminations, wrongful dismissal claims, hiring and competitive recruiting issues, departing fiduciary and restrictive covenant issues, bonus disputes, policy-setting, internal investigations, human rights and harassment claims. Also advises clients in a range of industries on workplace privacy issues, cross-border transfer of personal information, policy-setting and compliance with privacy law obligations. Ontario Bar, 2001. Alberta Bar, 2014. LLB, 1999, University of Toronto. BA (Honours, Class I Honours), 1996, Queen’s University. Studied international and comparative law at the Université Panthéon–Assas (Paris II) in Paris.