Sarah is an associate lawyer in our Toronto office and currently practices in all areas of workplace law. She advises employers on a wide range of labour, employment, and human rights law matters, with a particular focus on employee accommodation; discipline and discharge; and workplace investigations.
Sarah has represented employers before labour arbitrators, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, the Ontario Labour Relations Board, the Superior Court of Justice, and the Ontario Court of Appeal. She is also a frequent public speaker, delivering educational and training seminars for clients and employer associations.
Prior to being called to the Ontario Bar, Sarah completed an international law internship with the International Labour Organization, a specialized agency of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. In addition to her Juris Doctor from Western University, she holds a Master of Industrial Relations and Human Resources degree from the University of Toronto.
In her spare time, Sarah is an elected member of the Labour & Employment section of the Ontario Bar Association Executive.
University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law, London, Ontario, J.D., 2013
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M.I.R.H.R., 2010
Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, B.A. (Hons. with Distinction), 2008
Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario), 2014
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association
Grievances and Arbitration
Discipline and Termination of Employment
Workplace Policies and Practices
Employee Drug and Alcohol Abuse Management
Judicial Review and Appellate Matters
Third Party Investigation
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