Angela E. Rae, Filion Wakely Thorup Angelletti LLP

Recognized leaders in their field, Frances Gallop and Angela Rae advise and represent employers in all aspects of labour and employment law. They advise clients on issues central to the advancement of women, including human rights, accommodation, discrimination, pay equity, harassment and parental leave. Both Frances and Angela have been instrumental in changing the culture of the historically maledominated labour Bar and of their firm. Frances and Angela have consistently provided mentorship, counselling, and practice management support to women in the firm and the broader legal community. They’ve written articles and provided seminars and training programs to their clients and the legal community on discrimination, harassment, equity and human rights issues, and on recognizing and resolving cultural and systemic barriers. Both have prepared policies for clients and the firm on equity-related issues.
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