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Cassels Welcomes Adrian D. Jakibchuk!


Cassels is pleased to announce the arrival of Adrian D. Jakibchuk as partner in our Employment & Labour Group, based in the firm’s Toronto office.

Adrian D. Jakibchuk’s practice focuses on the representation of management across a broad spectrum of employment and labour law matters.

He regularly advises and represents clients in matters concerning wrongful and constructive dismissal litigation; human rights; employment standards; drafting employment contracts, handbooks, policies and procedures; grievance and interest arbitration; collective agreement negotiation and administration; labour board applications, such as certification and decertification, sale of business, unfair labour practices; and union avoidance.

“Cassels Brock is excited to add Adrian’s expertise and depth of experience to its growing labour and employment practice,” says Laurie Jessome, Chair of the firm’s Advocacy Group. “Adrian’s focus on delivering practical, efficient and strategic advice to clients and his extensive experience litigating on behalf of employers will support the firm’s continued commitment to providing our clients with the best labour and employment expertise available.”

Adrian frequently appears before the Ontario Labour Relations Board, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and labour arbitrators and mediators. He has written several articles published in leading employment law publications and has also presented on various topics in the fields of labour and employment law.

Welcome, Adrian!