Heather Ann McConnell is a member of our labour law group. She was called to Ontario bar in 2007, and joined the firm in 2012 after working as in-house counsel to a trade union. Heather Ann’s practice focuses on all aspects of labour law, particularly in the public sector, including grievance arbitration, collective bargaining, workplace human rights, labour board matters, and professional disciplinary proceedings.
Heather Ann graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2006. There she received the class prize for Law, Gender and Equality and the essay prize in Labour Law and the State. While studying at Osgoode, Heather Ann participated in the intensive program at Parkdale Community Legal Services, in the Ministry of Labour summer internship program, and studied at the International Study Center, Herstmonceux Castle in England.
Heather Ann also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Gender, Sociology, and Equity Studies from the University of Toronto and a Master of Arts degree in Equity Studies from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto.
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