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Allyson Lee

Allyson Lee (she/her)
Direct: 416.603.6255
Cell: 416.606.0534
24 Hour: 416.420.0738


University of Toronto, Juris Doctor
Western University, Master of Science
Queen’s University, Bachelor of Science

Silvia Santos
416.217.2242 ssantos@sherrardkuzz.com

Allyson Lee


Allyson’s expertise includes the full range of employment and labour law, including advocacy, human rights, workplace investigations and workplace safety and insurance.  She represents clients before a range of administrative tribunals, and all levels of court including the Supreme Court of Canada.  A former judicial law clerk at the Federal Court of Canada, Allyson has a strong background in administrative law and judicial review.

Allyson is a member of the Association of Workplace Investigators, Law Society of Ontario, Canadian Bar Association (Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Community), and Ontario Bar Association (Administrative Law, Civil Litigation, Labour & Employment Law, Workers’ Compensation, Constitutional, Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Privacy and Access to Information Law, Women Lawyers Forum).

Areas of Focus:

Publications & Media

Speaking Engagements

  • Competing Human Rights Webinar

    June 25, 2024

  • Workers’ Compensation and Human Rights

    June 04, 2024

  • The Eight-Minute Employment Lawyer 2024 – Legal Issues Regarding Remote and Hybrid Work Relationships

    April 11, 2024

  • Workplace Health and Safety Update

    March 06, 2024

  • 2023 Year in Review… And what to expect in 2024

    December 06, 2023

  • Accommodating Disabilities in the Workplace

    July 11, 2023

  • Toronto Labour Arbitration and Policy Conference

    November 24, 2022

  • Best Practices for Managing Harassment Complaints in the Workplace

    June 14, 2022

  • COVID-19 & Employment in 2021

    June 24, 2021

  • Employment Agreements: A Key to Provide Certainty in Uncertain Times

    April 21, 2021

  • 2020 Employment Caselaw Update

    December 09, 2020

  • Leading through COVID-19 & Planning for 2021: Terminations, Layoffs, Employment Agreements and More

    November 19, 2020

  • Leading through COVID-19

    November 18, 2020

  • Accommodation Update: New and Important Decisions in Human Rights Law

    September 23, 2020

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