Will Cascadden is a partner in McCarthy Tétrault’s Labour and Employment Group in Calgary. He advises and represents employers on topics such as labour relations, employee disability, hiring, human rights, collective bargaining, and more, in arbitrations and before tribunals such as the Labour Relations Boards of Alberta, British Columbia and Canada. He also appears as counsel before the Superior Courts and Courts of Appeal of Alberta and B.C., and the Federal Court of Canada.
Will regularly instructs on labour and employment law topics for a number of organizations, including the Legal Education Society of Alberta and the Continuing Legal Education Society of B.C., as well as the University of Calgary Law School. In addition to many legal articles and papers, he has authored several books, including Strategies for Litigators in Alberta, Employment Standards in British Columbia, and the Labour Relations Code Practitioner's Manual. In recent years, Will has been a director of the Human Resources Association of Calgary, a member of the Mount Royal University Human Resources Advisory Committee, and a member of the National Executive of the Canadian Bar Association Labour and Employment Law Section.
Will holds an LL.B. from the University of British Columbia.