Jessica Kearsey

Jessica Kearsey is a seasoned employment and labour lawyer, practising with Deloitte Legal Canada LLP. She spent the first six years of her practice as in-house union counsel to a municipal police union and the following five years as in-house employer counsel at a large hospital system.

Jessica has appeared in hundreds of labour arbitrations and administrative proceedings before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario and the Ontario Labour Relations Board as well as the Ontario Superior Court. She then moved to private management-side practice at Norton Rose Fulbright as counsel for two years, and in January 2020, she joined Deloitte Legal as partner in employment and labour law. Jessica has also taught labour law at Osgoode Hall Law School (2012–2016), and in 2017, she was identified as a rising star in "Canada's Top 40 Under 40."

Jessica holds an LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 2005.

Tel: (416) 775-2302