Sean McGee

Sean McGee practises in the areas of labour law, employment law, and litigation. He represents unions across Canada, with a focus on Ottawa, Eastern Ontario, and Toronto. His areas of practice include education, health sector, municipal, retail and service, transportation, and public service labour relations.

Sean has acted as union counsel in arbitrations and labour board hearings, as well as before human rights and other administrative tribunals. He has also argued cases before provincial and federal trial level and appeal courts, as well as the Supreme Court of Canada. He negotiates local and national collective agreements and has advised unions in numerous other collective bargaining problems. He also represents employees from both the private and public sectors in employment law matters. He is fluently bilingual and represents his clients in both official languages, including French-language hearings.

Sean is a past-president of l'Association des juristes d'expression fran├žaise de l'Ontario. He is also active in teaching union seminars and lawyer continuing education, and he taught the Canada Labour College Annual Labour Law course for many years. Sean was also included in Best Lawyers in Canada from 2006 to 2019 in the areas of labour and employment law. He has also been selected as a leading practitioner in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

Sean holds an LL.B. from the University of Ottawa and a B.A. from Carleton University. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1985.

Tel: (613) 567-2901 ext:260