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Chris Wirth and Bob Keel recognized by Best Lawyers™ Canada 2021

Chris Wirth was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Canada 2021 in the fields of Corporate Commercial Litigation and Employment Law.

Bob Keel was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Canada 2021 in the field of Education Law.

Congratulations to Chris and Bob!

 


George Cottrelle's article in the Globe & Mail ,"As a digital creator, how can I protect my content and make sure I get credit for my own ideas?"

George Cottrelle recently answered a question in The Globe & Mail about protecting digital content creation.

Read article here.


Nicola Simmons to chair OBA Program

Nicola Simmons to chair OBA Program: Legal Considerations in the Era of At Home Learning on May 1.


Jennifer Trépanier and Nicola Simmons to chair Osgoode CPD program

Jennifer Trépanier and Nicola Simmons to chair Osgoode CPD program Human Resources Law for Educational Professionals on May 11


George Cottrelle's article in the Globe & Mail "I think my boss used COVID-19 as an excuse to get rid of me. What can I do?"

George Cottrelle recently wrote an article for The Globe & Mail about Covid-19 and employment.

Read article here.


Robert Keel and Nicola Simmons are co-authors of “Education Law, 5th Edition”

Robert Keel and Nicola Simmons are co-authors of “Education Law, 5th Edition” (Carswell) (2019). More information about the publication can be found here.


Keel Cottrelle Partner Christopher Wirth and Associate Alex Smith attended the Ontario Bar Association Award of Excellence in Civil Litigation dinner

Keel Cottrelle Partner Christopher Wirth along with Associate Alex Smith and Articling Students Shamim Fattahi and Sakshi Chadha attended the Ontario Bar Association Award of Excellence in Civil Litigation dinner on November 21, 2019 at the Ritz-Carlton hotel.

Chris Wirth and Alex Smith


George Cottrelle appears in the Globe and Mail

George Cottrelle answers emploment law questions in the Globe and Mail (subscription required).

View article PDF here.


Christopher Wirth presented the Paul Smith Memorial Award to Giancarlo Mignardi at the Canadian Bar Association's annual conference on Administrative law, Labour and Employment law on November 8th, 2019.

Christopher Wirth presented the Paul Smith  Memorial Award to Giancarlo Mignardi


Keel Cottrelle to Sponsor 2019 Canadian Bar Association Administrative Law, Labour and Employment Law Conference

Keel Cottrelle is pleased to be sponsoring the 2019 Canadian Bar Association Administrative Law, Labour and Employment Law Conference which will be held November 7-8, 2019 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa.

Christopher Wirth is a co-chair at this conference. He will be attending it and looks forward to seeing his Administrative law colleagues there. More information on the conference can be found at https://www.cbapd.org/details_en.aspx?id=na_adm19


Nicola Simmons is serving as member at large of the OBA’s Education Law Section Executive and is Vice-Chair of the OBA’s Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law Section Executive


Chris Wirth and Patricia Harper are serving as members at large of the OBA’s Administrative Law Section Executive


Managing Partner Roundtable Series

George was the Moderator of the OBA Managing Partner Roundtable program on October 17, 2019, on Hiring Associates - How To Make Sure You Are Getting the Best Candidates.


Christopher Wirth becomes Chair of the Canadian Bar Association’s National Administrative Law Section.

On September 1st, 2019, Christopher Wirth commenced his one year term as the Chair of the Canadian Bar Association’s National Administrative Law Section. The Canadian Bar Association represents over 36,000 members and is the largest professional association for lawyers in Canada.


Christopher Wirth recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada for Corporate and Commercial Litigation and Labour and Employment Law.

Christopher Wirth has been selected for inclusion in the 14th Edition (2020) of The Best Lawyers in Canada for his work in Corporate and Commercial Litigation and Labour and Employment Law. This is the second time that Mr. Wirth has been selected for this recognition. View it at www.bestlawyers.com


Keel Cottrelle welcomes summer students Brennan Caldwell and Armin Sohrevardi.


George Cottrelle appears in the Globe and Mail

George Cottrelle answers employment law questions in the Globe and Mail (subscription required).

View article PDF here.


Keel Cottrelle congratulates Alex Smith on his call to the bar and welcomes him to Keel Cottrelle as an associate.