At Smith Labour & Employment Law we understand that losing your job is one of the most stressful times of your life. This is when you need a lawyer that you can trust, a strong advocate who has the skill, knowledge, and experience to help you collect what you are entitled to as a result of your employer’s actions.

Our team has the experience and know-how to help you with any employment situation you are facing including:

  • Wrongful Dismissal
  • Constructive Dismissal claims
  • Review of severance packages
  • Human Rights matters
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • COVID-19 laws, policies and best practices
  • Employment Standards
  • Interpretation of Collective Agreements
  • Grievance Arbitrations
  • Labour Board matters
  • Review of Employment Agreement
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Advice on WCB matters, Privacy Law and the Canada Labour Code
  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • General advising

We pride ourselves on our ability to provide timely and practical advice geared toward solving your workplace problems. You will find our labour and employment team to be down to earth, clear communicators whose first priority is solving the legal challenges you are facing.

/ our Team

Ron Smith

Jolynn Anema

Paralegal & Office Manager


Your company’s key asset is its employees. However, understanding and navigating todays labour and employment laws is incredibly complex.