Hicks Morley congratulates 32 of our lawyers for being recognized in Best Lawyers in Canada 2020 in the areas of Labour and Employment Law, Employee Benefits Law, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Privacy and Data Security Law and Workers’ Compensation Law.

Hicks Morley congratulates 30 of our lawyers for being recognized in Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 in the areas of Labour and Employment Law, Employee Benefits Law, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Privacy and Data Security Law and Workers’ Compensation Law.

Hicks Morley once again ranked #1 in Canada in the field of Labour and Employment Law in Best Lawyers® in Canada, 2017. Hicks Morley has more listed lawyers in the area of Labour and Employment Law than any other firm in Canada. Hicks Morley lawyers have also been listed in the Employee Benefits Law, the Privacy and Data Security Law and the Workers’ Compensation Law sections…

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Hicks Morley once again ranked #1 in Canada in the field of Labour and Employment Law in Best Lawyers® in Canada 2016. Hicks Morley has more listed lawyers in the area of Labour and Employment Law than any other firm in Canada.

Hicks Morley’s Patty Murray was quoted in the January 5th, 2015 edition of Law Times magazine in an article about Ormesher v. Schwartz Law LLP entitled “HRTO applies Penner in letting case proceed despite earlier LSUC dismissal“. In this article, Patty explains that the HRTO has become less and less likely over time to grant…

Hicks Morley congratulates each one of our lawyers who has been recognized in 2011 as a leading practitioner in Lexpert/Thomson Canada’s Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2011. Toronto Harvey A. Beresford, Q.C. Labour Relations Brenda J. Bowlby Labour Relations David W. Brady Workers’ Compensation John C. Field Employment Law Patty G. Murray Workplace Human Rights Christopher…

Hicks Morley once again ranked #1 in Canada in the field of Labour and Employment Law in Best Lawyers® in Canada 2012. Hicks Morley has more listed lawyers (25 in total) in this field than any other firm in Canada and is also the #1 ranked firm in Ontario. Toronto Martin J. Addario Labour and…

Hicks Morley’s Patty Murray wrote an article entitled “Human Rights Tribunal: Ontario’s new direct-access model poses fresh challenges for employers” that is featured in the October/November 2009 issue of HR Professional. The piece discusses the significant changes to the Ontario Human Rights landscape and describes the three main bodies that comprise the new system: the…

Hicks Morley’s Patty Murray was quoted in the September 14 edition of Law Times in an article entitled “High percentage of complainants without counsel.” The new direct access system has resulted in a spike in the number of claims. Regarding complainants without counsel, Murray says, “…it puts you in a difficult situation in terms of…

The transformation of the Ontario Human Rights system continues to generate a significant amount of discussion and comment. On May 28, 2009, the Chair of Hicks Morley’s Human Rights Practice Group, Patty Murray appeared as a panellist on TVO’s current affairs show, The Agenda with Steve Paikin. The panellists debated a number of issues about…