James G. Knight Honored with Volunteer of the Year Award

James (Jamie) G. KnightCanadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE), Partner at Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP | L&E Global Canada, was recently honored with the Roy Heenan/Dave Ross Volunteer of the Year Award by the Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE).

Jamie was the recipient of the Roy Heenan/Dave Ross Volunteer of the Year Award at this year’s CACE conference. Jamie was selected for this award in recognition of all of his work in organizing the CACE Human Rights Group, related calls and webinars and, of course, the publications that have been produced. During his acceptance speech, Jamie noted the Ebola crisis and urged those attending to offer help and make donations.

L&E Global proudly congratulates Jamie for his service and dedication. Jamie’s actions define what it means to “give back to your community”.

The Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE) is an association of management-side labour and employment lawyers across Canada. CACE promotes excellence in the specialized field of labour and employment law, and engages in legislation and law reform activities at the provincial and federal level. Created in 2004 by a Founders’ Committee of labour lawyers across Canada, CACE now has over 800 members, including leading labour and employment counsel, corporate counsel and affiliate members from the United States.