Kelly Brennan is a labour and employment lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office. She is building a practice that includes advice and representation for employers in both the private and public sectors on a wide range of labour and employment matters. Her work includes grievance arbitrations, labour disputes, wrongful dismissals, constructive dismissals, human rights and accommodation, and employment standards.
Kelly received her Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa, graduating Magna Cum Laude. At the University of Ottawa, Kelly was an avid mooter competing in the Nelligan O’Brien Payne Moot Court Competition, the Fox Intellectual Property Moot, and the Arnup Cup. Prior to law school, Kelly received a Bachelor of Arts degree in criminology and human rights at St. Thomas University.
Kelly summered and articled at the firm before returning as an associate in 2023. Outside of her practice, she enjoys staying active by working out and running.
Arts & Sports Construction Education Energy & Utilities Financial Services Healthcare Hospitality & Gaming Manufacturing Media & Communications Membership Associations Mining & Natural Resources Municipalities & Municipal Agencies Non-profit Organizations Professional & Technical Services Retail & Wholesale Trade Social Services Technology Transportation & Warehousing
Memberships & Affiliations
Ontario Bar Association – Member (Labour & Employment Law section)
Canadian Bar Association – Member
University of Ottawa, J.D.
St. Thomas University, B.A.