Associate Lawyer - 2 Positions

Established in 1983, we are a unique law firm distinguished by excellence in the practice of law and our commitment to equality and social justice. We are innovative and dedicated lawyers who are passionate about our practices, which include labour, public, constitutional, administrative, civil, employment, class actions, pension, and pay equity law, as well as Aboriginal law and Indigenous rights, and professional regulation. We represent trade unions, professionals and professional associations, non-unionized employees, First Nations, multiemployer pension and benefit plans, and other organizations and individuals, in both the public and private sector.

We are committed to advancing the rights and interests of our clients in creative, effective, and socially progressive ways. We bring to our work a deep commitment to the rights of women, Indigenous peoples, persons of diverse racial, cultural, religious, and ethnic backgrounds, persons with disabilities and members of the LGBTQ2SIA+ communities. We take an innovative and strategic approach to our work, resulting in precedent-setting cases and the promotion of positive legislative and policy change.

We are looking to hire two associates with experience in one or more of the following areas:

• Written and oral advocacy work in the areas of labour, professional regulation, civil and/or employment law;

• WSIB and employment benefits work; and/or

• Legal research and writing in the above-noted areas.

Candidates must be members in good standing of the Law Society of Ontario and ideally have two to five years of relevant experience.

We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from equity seeking groups. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please notify Lucy Liegghio. Please submit your application by August 9, 2019 to:

Danielle Bisnar, Adrienne Telford, & Ryan White

c/o Lucy Liegghio, Manager, Human Resources & Administration


474 Bathurst Street, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M5T 2S6

T. 416.964.1115 F. 416.964.5895

Via email using the Apply button.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications will be kept confidential.

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