Clare Wooland is a pension, benefits and executive compensation lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. She provides strategic and practical advice to employers and administrators on the regulatory, governance, taxation and human resources aspects of retirement, group benefits and incentive compensation arrangements.
Clare received her Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto. While studying at the University of Toronto, she was an associate editor of the Journal of Law & Equality, volunteered with Law in Action Within Schools and provided campus tours to prospective students as a JD Student Ambassador. Clare received a Bachelor of Science in life sciences with a minor in psychology from Queen’s University and worked at a large Canadian financial institution in the commercial mortgage department.
Prior to joining Hicks Morley, Clare practised civil litigation at a boutique law firm in Toronto.
Education Financial Services Government Ministries & Agencies (Federal and Provincial) Healthcare Manufacturing Mining & Natural Resources Municipalities & Municipal Agencies Non-profit Organizations Professional & Technical Services Retail & Wholesale Trade
Memberships & Affiliations
Canadian Bar Association – Member (Pensions and Benefits Law section)
Canadian Pension & Benefits Institute – Member
Ontario Bar Association – Member (Pensions and Benefits Law section)
University of Toronto, J.D.
Queen’s University, B.Sc. (Hons.)