FWTA’s Ontario practice received a Band 1 ranking. The firm also received a Band 2 nationwide ranking. According to Chambers, “Filion Wakely are viewed prominently in the marketplace.”
What the team is known for
Prominent employment boutique that is particularly well regarded for its capabilities in labour matters, including Labour Board representations and workplace safety issues. Acts proficiently for a broad spectrum of employers throughout Ontario.
Roy Filion QC has “for many years been recognised as a top-rated counsel” according to interviewees. He has a vast array of experience in the market and continues to represent and advise clients on a broad spectrum of employment and labour issues.
James Knight is praised by sources for “a sterling practice” in labour and employment. He has significant expertise representing management in collective bargaining negotiations and interactions with trade unions.
Angela Rae is a well-respected practitioner who gains plaudits for her expertise in labour law matters. She is also experienced in human rights and workers’ compensation disputes.
Chambers and Partners is considered one of the most important directories in the legal industry and we congratulate our colleagues in Canada for this well-deserved recognition.