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Chris West

Chris West (he/him)
Direct: 416.603.6244
Cell: 416.540.4485
24 Hour: 416.420.0738


Osgoode Hall Law School, Juris Doctor
Lakehead University, Honours Bachelor of Arts
(Political Science)

Eva Samuels
416.217.2243 esamuels@sherrardkuzz.com

Chris West


Chris advises and advocates for employers on a broad range of employment and labour law matters. He has represented clients before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Court of Appeal for Ontario and Ontario Human Rights Tribunal.

Chris is a member of the Association of Workplace Investigators, Law Society of Ontario, Canadian Bar Association and Ontario Bar Association (Administrative Law, Labour & Employment; Civil Litigation, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights, Privacy and Access to Information, Workers’ Compensation).

Areas of Focus:

Publications & Media

Speaking Engagements

  • The Employment Lifecycle

    June 13, 2024

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act Compliance

    April 24, 2024

  • WMCO’s Quarterly Networking Event

    March 28, 2024

  • Mental Health and Substance Use in the Workplace

    September 20, 2023

  • The Distinction Between the Common Law and Statutory Standard in Ontario

    June 22, 2023

  • Employment Law Update: Managing Termination and Conducting Workplace Harassment Investigations

    November 16, 2022

  • Work-From-Home: Employer Liability and Other Considerations

    May 25, 2022

  • Managing The Employment Lifecyle – Best Practices for Hiring, Performance Management and Terminations

    April 28, 2022

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