Nicholas H. Smith

Nicholas Smith is a labour and employment lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Waterloo office. He provides advice to employers and management in both the private and public sectors on a range of labour and employment issues including: employment contracts, interest arbitrations, labour disputes, wrongful dismissal and human rights applications.

Nisha K. Dhanoa

Nisha Dhanoa is an associate in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. Nisha began her career as a litigation associate at a large Toronto law firm and then spent nearly nine years at the Law Society of Ontario as an Associate Discipline Counsel and Discipline Counsel where she prosecuted professional discipline hearings before the Law Society Tribunal and represented the Law Society of Ontario in appeals before the Law Society Appeal Panel and Divisional Court.

John C. Kloosterman

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our partner John C. Kloosterman on May 28, 2019. For inquiries relating to John’s practice, please contact Managing Partner, Stephen Shamie.

Melissa A. Bastarache

Melissa Bastarache is a labour and employment lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Ottawa office. She practices in all areas of labour and employment law, where she provides advice and representation to employers on issues such as termination and wrongful dismissals, occupational safety, worker’s compensation, accommodation and human rights. Melissa also assists employers with drafting and reviewing employment contracts, workplace policies, and confidentiality, non-solicitation and non-competition agreements.

David S. Alli

David is a labour and employment lawyer at Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. He advises public and private sectors employers on a variety of labour and employment issues, with a particular focus on wrongful dismissal defence litigation, human rights, accommodation, grievances, collective bargaining, employment contracts and employment standards.

Sukhvinder K. Dulay

Sukhvinder Dulay is a pension and benefits lawyer who assists clients with ongoing pension plan administration and governance as well as plan mergers, corporate transactions, and member communications. She also has experience advising on tax and employment issues related to compensation and benefits.

Joseph T. Marcus

Joseph Marcus is a lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. His practice includes providing strategic advice and representation to public and private sector employers on a wide range of labour relations and employment law issues.

Ryan B. Plener

Ryan Plener is an associate in Hicks Morley’s Toronto Office. He provides advice and representation to employers and management in both the private and public sectors on a wide-range of labour, employment and human rights issues, including grievance arbitrations, collective bargaining, labour disputes, occupational health and safety, human rights and accommodation and employment standards.

Brendan J. Scott

Brendan Scott is an associate in Hicks Morley’s Toronto Office. He provides advice and representation to employers and management in both the private and public sectors on a wide range of labour and employment matters, including wrongful dismissal litigation, grievance arbitrations, labour disputes, occupational health and safety, human rights complaints and employment standards.

Alisha Kassam

Alisha Kassam is an associate in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. She provides advice and representation to employers and management in both the private and public sectors on a wide-range of labour, employment and human rights issues.