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FWTA’s Jamie Knight named Canadian HR Reporter’s Employment Lawyer of the Year 2017

Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti is proud to announce that senior partner, Jamie Knight, has been named Canadian HR Reporter’s 2017 Employment Lawyer of the Year, as selected by Canadian Lawyer Magazine.

Jamie has over 30 years of experience representing management in labour and employment law. He has authored or co-authored some 20 publications for human resources professionals and lawyers, most of them in multiple editions, including the Employment Litigation Manual, Halsbury’s Laws of Canada; Labour, and Accommodation in the Workplace, as well as several Quick Reference Guides to key labour and employment legislation.

Jamie is Past-President of the Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (“CACE”). He has been on the Board of Directors since 2008; he was Chair of the Human Rights Committee from 2010 to 2015 and Co-Chair of the 2011 CACE Conference.

In addition to his most recent award, Jamie has a prestigious Band 1 Chambers and Partners ranking for both Canada and Global, and he has, for many years, maintained high rankings in other respected sources, including the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Employment Law and Labour Relations), the Martindale-Hubbell Directory, and Best Lawyers.

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