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McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6

Work Department

Employment & Labour


Partner and Head of McCarthy’s Employment and Labour Group. Practicing Canadian management-side labour and employment law on behalf of national and global employers. Provides expertise and advocacy in all areas including union organizing, collective bargaining, grievance arbitration, provincial and federal labour boards, corporate reorganization and policies, human rights, labour standards, workers compensation, privacy, and pay and employment equity. Frequent author, interviewee and speaker on labour and employment issues and government policy.


CBA, LSUC, Toronto Law Association, American Bar Association, Transport Lawyers Association, Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Labour and employment

(Leading individuals)

Tim LawsonMcCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault‘s labour and employment practice brings to bear the full weight of its national offering. A dominant Ontario practice combines with an increasingly prominent Alberta team, together with well-staffed platforms in Quebec and BC, to provide extensive Canadian coverage of contentious and non-contentious labour and employment issues. In Toronto, national department head Tim Lawson is recognized for his broad practice, which has an emphasis on representing major clients in the energy, financial services, transport, retail and construction sectors. Other key names in Toronto include Toronto practice lead Sunil Kapur and Kate McNeill-Keller. In Calgary, Shana Wolch is a ‘highly intelligent and responsive lawyer‘, while rising star associate Justin Turc is a ‘trusted resource‘. In Montreal, André Baril is a go-to labour and employment specialist. Christopher McHardy is a key contact in Vancouver.