JOEL SMITHLAWYER

BIOGRAPHY

Joel is a lawyer with Williams HR Law, where he practices management side labour, employment and human rights law. He provides advice and representation to employers on a broad range of issues including employment contracts, employment standards, wrongful dismissal litigation, human rights and accommodation, grievance arbitrations, labour board proceedings, privacy and workplace safety and insurance matters.

Joel regularly presents before employers and human resources professionals, and has presented at the HRPA Annual Conference & Trade Show. Joel also provides training to Williams HR Law’s clients on various labour and employment law topics. Joel’s writing is frequently published in labour & employment law and human resources publications, including Canadian Employment Law Today, HR Reporter and HR Professional magazine.

Joel obtained his J.D. degree from the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. Prior to law school, Joel obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University.

In his spare time, Joel enjoys spending time with his wife, Katie, and bulldog, Kimbo.

CONTACT INFO

Office: 905-205-0496 x 224
Fax: 905-418-0147
Email: jsmith@williamshrlaw.com