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Ed Canning


Year of call: 1993

Ed is an employment lawyer and Partner at Ross & McBride LLP. 

He has been an employment lawyer in Hamilton for over 20 years, representing both employers and employees. For the last 16 years, Ed has written a bi-weekly column in the Hamilton Spectator on employment law.

Over the course of his career, Ed has appeared before the courts and a variety of tribunals. In 2001 he argued a Human Rights Code appeal before the Supreme Court of Canada.

Ed aggressively represents and advises both employees and employers.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Human rights
  • Non-solicitation/non-competition agreements
  • Employment Standards Act issues
  • Canada Labour Code issues
  • Wrongful dismissal
  • Employment Contracts

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