Elisha Jamieson-Davies is an experienced litigator in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. She represents both public and private sector clients in a variety of industries, including financial services, school boards, retail, social services, mining, manufacturing, colleges, hospitality, municipal, not-for-profits, healthcare and consulting.
Elisha has expertise in many types of litigation including employment disputes, long-term disability claims, commercial disputes, restrictive covenant enforcement, class actions, and judicial reviews/appeals.
Elisha has represented clients in trials, hearings, motions, applications, judicial reviews and appeals. She has appeared before Canada Labour Code adjudicators, the Small Claims Court, Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court, Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Federal Court and the Federal Court of Appeal.
Elisha brings a practical view to litigation and works with her clients to develop the best strategy for the particular issue at hand. Elisha is also a co-editor of the firm’s litigation-specific publication “Raising the Bar” and organizes the firm’s Litigation practice group monthly meetings. Elisha is currently Chair of the Women’s Practice Development Affinity Group.
Arts & Sports Energy & Utilities Financial Services Manufacturing Mining & Natural Resources Municipalities & Municipal Agencies Professional & Technical Services Retail & Wholesale Trade School Boards Social Services
Memberships & Affiliations
Canadian Bar Association – Member
Ontario Bar Association – Member (Administrative Law, Civil Litigation, Class Actions Law, and Labour & Employment Law Sections)
The Advocates’ Society – Member
Select Publications & Presentations
“Chronic Mental Stress: Impact on Workplace Harassment Investigations, Litigation and Remedies” Ontario Bar Association’s Institute (February 7, 2019)
“Employment Litigation Round-Up: 2016 in Review” CCCA Webinar, Toronto (March 7,2017)
“Frustration of Contract in the Employment Law Context” Annual Review of Civil Litigation 2016, Carswell (September 9, 2016)
Queen’s University, LL.B
University of Western Ontario, B.A. (Hons.)