Andrea Zwack

Andrea Zwack focuses her practice on labour and employment law, human rights, and constitutional and administrative law at Gall Legge Grant & Zwack. She advises and represents both private and public sector employers on issues relating to unionization and collective agreement negotiation and administration, privacy, disability, harassment and other human rights issues, in addition to general employment law matters under federal jurisdiction and provincial jurisdiction in Alberta and in British Columbia. Andrea also represents employer groups in lobbying and advocacy related to labour and employment policy and legislation. She has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada, the British Columbia, Alberta, and Canada Labour Relations Boards, Human Rights Tribunals, Employment Standards Tribunal, arbitration boards, and other administrative tribunals.

Andrea was law clerk to the Honourable Justice John Sopinka of the Supreme Court of Canada in 1992-93, and completed a Masters of Law at Harvard University in 1995-96. She is an adjunct professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of British Columbia, teaching Law and the Modern Workplace. She has written several papers and articles on labour and human rights issues, and is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars. Andrea has been recognized as a leading Canadian lawyer in management labour and employment law by the latest edition of Who's Who Legal. She was called to the Bar of Alberta in 1992 and the Bar of British Columbia in 1993.

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