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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.

Firm and Three Partners Ranked in Lexpert.ca

Congratulations to Angela Rae, Brett Christen and Frances Gallop on being included as "Leading Practitioners" in the 2021 edition of the Canadian Lexpert Directory. Leading Practitioners are identified annually by their legal colleagues through a comprehensive, Canada-wide survey. We are also pleased that Rae Christen Jeffries LLP was recognized as "Consistently Recommended" for labour relations. We thank all members of the firm for your continued commitment to excellence.

Best Lawyers, Global Business Edition Recognition

Angela Rae, Brett Christen, Frances Gallop and Daryn Jeffries were included in the Fall 2020 issue of Best Lawyers, Global Business Edition. This guide is a global resource, connecting influential businesses in the United States with leaders in the international legal community.

2021 Best Lawyers in Canada Recognition

Congratulations to Angela Rae, Brett Christen, Frances Gallop and Daryn Jeffries on being included in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada. Best Lawyers' annual list of top Canadian lawyers in various practice areas is compiled using comprehensive peer reviews. We are delighted to see members of our firm being recognized for their excellence in labour and employment law.

Lancaster House - Labour Relations Certificate Program

On August 11, 2020, Daryn Jeffries will be joining a panel discussing collective bargaining as part of Lancaster House’s virtual Labour Relations Certificate Program. Click here for further details regarding the program and how to register.

Carla Black to Speak at Labour Law Seminar Regarding Health and Safety Obligations on “Re-opening”

Carla Black will be a panelist at the Law Society of Ontario’s annual seminar The 6 Minute Labour Lawyer. Carla will be speaking on Employers’ Health and Safety Obligations on “re-opening”: The New Normal from the Employer’s Perspective. In light of the COVID-19 emergency, the program will be available as an on-demand audio program during the week of June 22. Click here for further details regarding the seminar and how to register. more >

Daryn Jeffries to Speak at OMHRA Spring Conference

On April 16, 2020, Daryn Jeffries will be presenting a workshop entitled “Applying the Prima Facie Test for Discrimination: Recent Lessons from the Law on Addiction and Culpable Conduct” at the Ontario Municipal Human Resources Association’s annual Spring Conference, to be held at Hilton Niagara Falls. Click here for further details regarding the Conference and how to register.

Rae Christen Jeffries LLP Named a 2020 Top Labour & Employment Boutique Firm

We are honoured to be recognized as one of Canadian Lawyer’s 2020 Top Labour & Employment Boutique Firms. This ranking is compiled using comprehensive peer reviews from senior lawyers, managing partners, and in-house counsel. We are humbled by this recognition and thank our clients, colleagues, and community.

View the full Canadian Lawyer article here.

Frances Gallop and Angela Rae Profiled in YWCA Newsletter

Frances Gallop and Angela Rae were recently profiled in the fall edition of the YWCA Peterborough Haliburton newsletter - click here to access the publication and read the article.

Lancaster House - Bargaining in the Broader Public Sector Conference

Daryn Jeffries will be speaking on the second panel at Lancaster House’s 2019 Bargaining in the Broader Public Sector Conference on the topic, "Balancing the Budget, Reducing the Deficit? The role of government in bargaining”. This panel will take place between 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Click here for further details regarding the conference and how to register.