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New labour and employment partner for Mathews Dinsdale

Friday, January 22, 2021 @ 2:17 PM | By John Chunn


Mathews Dinsdale welcomed John Craig as a partner to the firm.

According to the firm’s press release, Craig’s practice is focused on providing strategic advice to employers and representing them before arbitrators, labour relations boards, human rights tribunals and the courts.

He is a federal sector labour lawyer, and many of his clients operate nationally and internationally. 

Over the past 15 years, Craig has acted as counsel in the leading constitutional cases impacting labour law. In order to represent the interests of his clients and Canadian employers generally, he regularly attends meetings of the International Labour Organization (ILO), the World Bank, the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Inter-American Conference of Ministers of Labour (IACML). Craig serves as a member of the executive committee of CEATAL, the hemispheric organization that represents employers within the OAS. He is an official spokesperson of CEATAL. He will be based in the firm’s Toronto office.