Carey O’Connor is a labour and employment lawyer at Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. She advises public and private sector employers on a wide-range of labour and employment issues, with particular focus on employment litigation, grievance arbitration, and collective bargaining.
Carey has extensive experience in civil litigation matters. Within the unionized context, Carey represents employers at grievance arbitrations, collecting bargaining, and at the Ontario Labour Relations Board. She has considerable experience in the hospitality and the healthcare sectors.
Awards & Recognition
Industrial Relations Prize (2008)
Queen’s School of Business
Memberships & Affiliations
Canadian Bar Association – Member
Ontario Bar Association – Member (Civil Litigation and Labour & Employment Law Sections)
Advocates Society – Member
Select Publications & Presentations
“Returning to Work – Employer Considerations and Workforce Management Strategies” Ontario Bar Association (May 5, 2020)
“Understanding Mental Health Law in the School Setting” Mental Health Law for Children and Youth, Osgoode Professional Development (April 8, 2019)
“OAPC 2018 Spring Conference” Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs (May 9-10, 2018)
Western University, J.D.
Queen’s School of Business, B.Comm.