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New associate for DLA Piper’s Toronto employment group

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 @ 12:30 PM | By John Chunn

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP announced that Alyssa Barbuzzi has joined the firm’s Toronto office as an associate in the employment group.  

According to the firm’s press release, Barbuzzi maintains a general practice in employment and labour law with experience in a wide range of workplace issues including: wrongful dismissal claims, employment standards, workplace policy and procedure, health and safety, collective bargaining and responding to union organizing.

She joins DLA Piper after articling and working at a Toronto-based firm specializing in management-side employment and labour law. Barbuzzi completed a master’s in industrial relations and JD at the University of Toronto, where she served as the associate editor of the Journal of Law & Equity.

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.