DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is pleased to welcome Duncan Burns-Shillington to the firm’s Toronto office as an associate in the Employment Group.
Duncan has experience in a wide range of workplace issues, including wrongful dismissal, health and safety, employment standards, human rights, construction labour relations, collective bargaining and responding to union organizing. He has appeared with senior counsel before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Ontario Labour Relations Board, Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, and Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal.
Duncan recently completed his articles with a boutique management-side employment and labour law firm, during which he went on secondment with the Ontario Labour Relations Board.
DLA Piper’s global employment team partners with clients around the world to manage risk and achieve strategic solutions in relation to their employment practices, labour relations, benefit programs, as well as other workforce objectives and challenges.