Matthew Canning

Matthew Canning

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Matt routinely advises private and public sector employers on a wide range of labour and employment issues, including human rights and accommodation, occupational health and safety, drafting and reviewing employment contracts, labour disputes, grievance arbitrations, wrongful dismissals and employment standards.

Matt received his Juris Doctor in 2019 from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University. While in law school, Matt clerked at the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia and was awarded the Judge Fran Potts Award in Law for achieving academic excellence and contributing to the Law School community through volunteerism. Matt volunteered his time with several organizations, including Pro Bono Students Canada and Dalhousie Legal Aid Service. Prior to law school, Matt graduated from Saint Mary's University where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology and Sociology. He was called to the Ontario bar in 2020.