A partner in the commercial litigation group, Barbara’s practice is divided three ways: Employment Law; Estates Litigation and Commercial Litigation ( which includes debtor-creditor matters and real estate disputes). Her clients frequently include: employers; employees; owners of small and privately held businesses; land developers; insurance companies; and large financial institutions.
Barbara is an experienced employment lawyer and litigator. She has represented both employers and employees with matters such as: termination packages; wrongful dismissals; employment contracts; workplace policies; human rights and Ontario Labour Relations Board matters; and workplace investigations. Barbara was featured in two CBC Stories, CBC's Go-Public story on the Bier Markt dress code and Insurance company apologizes. She was also a guest on the CBC News Now hosted by Suhana Meharchand. Barbara has been a guest on CBC Radio's Province-Wide show Ontario Today hosted by Rita Celli and has also appeared in various media sources including Global news, Toronto Sun, The Larry Fedoruk Show on 610 CKTB and HR Canadian Reporter. Barbara was recently featured as a guest on the Brian Crombie Radio Show on Sauga 960 a.m. discussing the impact of COVID-19 on employment law matters.