Wallace M. Kenny

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Partner, Toronto

Direct: 416.864.7306
Main: 416.362.1011
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Year of Call: Ontario, 1980
  • Biography

Wallace Kenny is a management labour and employment lawyer located in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office whose practice engages the entire human resources landscape. His focus is on representing employers in organizing campaigns, collective bargaining negotiations, rights arbitrations, restructuring and purchase and sale transactions.

Wallace acts on behalf of a wide variety of employers in industries that include community colleges, retail, healthcare, manufacturing, hospitality, mining and resources, social services and gaming.

Wallace is the chair of the firm’s Community Colleges Practice Group.

Awards & Recognition

The Best Lawyers in Canada™ (2010–2022)
Labour and Employment Law

Canadian Legal Expert Directory (2009–2021)
Labour Relations (Repeatedly Recommended)

Memberships & Affiliations

Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers – Member

Canadian Bar Association – Member

Ontario Bar Association – Member (Labour & Employment Law section)

Ontario Chamber of Commerce – Past Chair

Alpine Ontario South – Past Director

Select Publications & Presentations

“Guiding Principles in Developing an Executive Compensation Program” Ontario Hospitals Association Webinar (November 17, 2016)

“Central Bargaining Experiences in the College Sector” Education Labour Relations Conference (September 25, 2015)

“Academic Staffing in Community Colleges” College Employer Council (November 2015)

“Presenting Workload Resolution Cases” College Employer Council (November 2014)


University of Western Ontario, B.A., LL.B.