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Katherine E. Ford

Katherine E. Ford

Direct: 416.603.6251
Cell: 416.570.7172
24 Hour: 416.420.0738


University of British Columbia,
Juris Doctor
Queen’s University,
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

Kathryn Boyd 416.217.2247 kboyd@sherrardkuzz.com

Katherine E. Ford

Katherine is the firm’s Manager of Knowledge Management, responsible for enhancing the team’s practice efficiency and other knowledge management programs. Called to the Bar in both Ontario and British Columbia, Katherine is an experienced employment and labour lawyer who, prior to assuming the Knowledge Management role, practiced law for 13 years providing advice to employers across the country with particular focus on human rights and accommodation, workplace investigations, violence and harassment in the workplace, and positive employee relations.

Katherine is widely published and regularly asked to lead professional webinars and conferences on a variety of employment and labour related issues, and is the co-author (with Sherrard Kuzz LLP colleague, Leah Simon) of Carswell’s Practice & Procedure Before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.

Katherine is an Executive Member of the National Labour and Employment Section of the Canadian Bar Association, and a member of the Ontario Bar Association (Labour & Employment, Constitutional Civil Liberties and Human Rights, Civil Litigation, Workers’ Compensation), Law Society of Ontario and Law Society of British Columbia.

Publications & Media

Speaking Engagements

  • The Future of Wrongful Dismissal: AI in the Practice of Employment Law

    October 3, 2019

  • Lessons Learned so far from Jurisdictions with Legal Recreational Marijuana

    April 03, 2019

  • BILL 148

    March 7, 2018

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