Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP

Employment & Labour Department

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What the team is known for International firm commanding an impressive provincial footprint, with offices in Toronto, Ottawa, Hamilton and Waterloo. Acts as employment counsel to both major provincial and national clients on international corporate transactions. Equally skilled in employment disputes, most significantly in wrongful dismissal litigation. Sectors of expertise include healthcare, insurance and food and beverages.

Strengths One impressed client stated: "They've been so responsive and very, very thorough in documentation. I can call them at any time - my experience has been 10/10."

Work highlights Provides ongoing employment counsel to health care agency Saint Elizabeth in Ontario and Québec, including defending against multiple termination and severance pay claims.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Bratt and Bettina Burgess are key contacts for the firm's employment practice.