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Lexpert 2023 Rankings

Lexpert conducts a nation-wide survey each year to identify the leading legal practitioners in various practice areas. It is our firm’s great pleasure to announce that Angela Rae, Brett Christen and Daryn Jeffries have all been recognized as leading labour law practitioners in the 2023 directory and that Rae Christen Jeffries LLP has again been recognized as a leading labour firm. Special congratulations to Angela who was also again recognized as a leading practitioner in Employment Law and Human Rights Law. Click here to learn more:

Rae Christen Jeffries announces its newest partner: Evan Daikov

Prior to joining the partnership this year, Evan was an associate lawyer and member of the firm since its inception in 2018. Evan represents and advises employers of all sizes in a variety of sectors and industries. He is a proficient advocate, and provides pragmatic and proactive advice on a wide range of labour and employment issues. The firm is pleased to welcome Evan to the partnership.

Evan Daikov to Speak at OMHRA Spring Workshop

On April 20, 2022, Evan Daikov will deliver a presentation titled "Adopting a Four-Day Work Week: An Exercise in Change Management" at the Ontario Municipal Human Resources Association’s annual Spring Workshop, to be held this year in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Click here for more information regarding this event.

Lexpert 2022 Rankings

Each year Lexpert conducts a nation-wide survey and identifies lawyers who are leaders in their respective field, prominent in their practice area and highly recommended by their colleagues. It is with great pride that we congratulate Angela Rae, Brett Christen and Daryn Jeffries for their inclusion as leading practitioners, and Anne Marie Heenan for her inclusion as a one to watch in the 2022 Lexpert Directory.

Rae Christen Jeffries LLP Ranked as one of Canada's Best Law Firms 2022

We are honoured to have been selected by our peers and corporate counsel as one of Canada's Best Law Firms 2022. Rae Christen Jeffries was among 200 firms chosen from more than 6,500 recommendations for this inaugural award list, which is a joint venture between The Globe and Mail Report on Business and Statista, a New York-based research and analysis company. To our peers and clients, thank you for your trust, and to the entire firm, thank you for your continued commitment to excellence.

Daryn Jeffries to Co-Chair and Carla Black to Speak at Lancaster House Public Sector Bargaining Conference

Daryn Jeffries will be co-chairing this year's Lancaster House "Ontario Bargaining in the Broader Public Sector" Conference, to be held virtually on November 24, 2021. Beginning at 2:35 PM EST, Carla Black will be speaking on a conference panel addressing the following topic: "The New Rules of the Game: Virtual and hybrid bargaining beyond the pandemic." Click here for further details regarding the conference and how to register.

Chambers Ranks Firm and Two Partners in its 2022 Canada Directory

For the second consecutive year, Chambers Canada has ranked Rae Christen Jeffries as a top Ontario L&E firm. In addition to the firm-wide ranking, both Angela Rae and Brett Christen are ranked as top employment & labour practitioners in Ontario. Chambers is one of the world’s leading legal directories, and for its rankings, it relies on an extensive research and peer review process.

Six Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada

Congratulations to Angela Rae, Brett Christen, Frances Gallop and Daryn Jeffries on being included in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Canada. Congratulations also to Daina Search and Anne Marie Heenan for being tapped by Best Lawyers as “Ones to Watch.” We are delighted that members of our firm continue to be recognized by their labour and employment peers in this annual list of top Canadian lawyers.

Rae Christen Jeffries LLP Featured in Canadian Lawyer InHouse Magazine

Rae Christen Jeffries LLP was featured in Canadian Lawyer InHouse's article on the Top 10 Labour & Employment Boutiques (April/May 2021 issue). Clients interviewed for the article noted our "practical solutions", "responsiveness, creativity and deep expertise." We are honoured to have great clients who continue to place their trust in us.