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DLA Piper adds employment associate

Wednesday, November 01, 2017 @ 9:52 AM | By Carolyn Gruske

Duncan Burns-Shillington is the newest member of DLA Piper (Canada) LLP.


Duncan Burns-Shillington, DLA Piper (Canada)

Joining as an associate in the Toronto-cased employment group, Burns-Shillington recently completed his articles at a boutique management-side employment and labour law firm, during which he went on secondment with the Ontario Labour Relations Board. He also has experience working for the federal government in the area of executive policies and compensation.

Burns-Shillington handles a variety of workplace issues including wrongful dismissal, health and safety, employment standards, human rights, construction labour relations, collective bargaining, and responding to union organizing.

He has also appeared with senior counsel before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Ontario Labour Relations Board, Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, and Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal.