A Partner in our Employment Law and Litigation Practice Group, Paul has been recognized as a leading litigator by Best Lawyers in Canada. Working in our Vancouver office, Paul advises clients throughout Western Canada on all aspects of the employment relationship and is also an Adjunct Professor at the UBC Faculty of Law, where he teaches employment law.
Paul has significant experience in wrongful dismissal litigation, injunctions, CCAA proceedings, occupational health and safety, workplace class actions and executive compensation, including retention and incentive plans. He regularly appears before courts, administrative tribunals and commercial arbitrators.
Paul also assists employers with workers’ compensation and occupational health and safety matters.
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, LL.B., 1995
St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, B.A., 1992
Law Society of Alberta, 2014
Law Society of British Columbia, 2001
Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society, 1996
Canadian Bar Association
Vancouver Bar Association
Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
Wrongful Dismissal Actions
Discipline and Termination of Employment
Judicial Review and Appellate Matters
Purchase and Sale, Restructuring and Closure of a Business
Workplace Practices and Policies
Workplace Immigration Matters
Occupational Health and Safety
Workplace Safety and Insurance
Agriculture and Horticulture
Warehousing and Distribution
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