J. Lynn Thomson

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Partner, Ottawa

Direct: 613.369.2102
Main: 613.234.0386
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Year of Call: Ontario, 1988
  • Biography

Lynn Thomson is a senior labour and employment lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Ottawa office. She advises a wide variety of public and private sector clients on all issues related to labour and employment matters in both unionized and non-unionized settings.

In addition to court appearances, Lynn also appears before arbitrators, Human Rights Tribunals and the Ontario Labour Relations Board, as required. She also works with the clients to ensure best practices, delivers training, and provides advice on a proactive basis before it becomes necessary to exercise her advocacy skills.

Lynn is currently on a leave of absence related to her eyesight. She remains in contact with members of the firm and is teaching at the University of Ottawa’s law school and actively volunteering in Ottawa.

Awards & Recognition

The Best Lawyers in Canada (2008-2013)
Labour & Employment Law

Memberships & Affiliations

Canadian Bar Association – Member

Friends of Hospice Ottawa – Member

Ontario Bar Association – Member (Alternative Dispute Resolution, Education, and Labour & Employment Law)


University of Ottawa, B.A., LL.B., M.B.A.