TORONTO, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP (FWTA) announced today it has opened
a new office in Hamilton, Ontario, and added three new lawyers to its
legal team. FWTA is one of Canada's leading law firms specializing in
labour relations and employment law on behalf of management.
"We're very pleased to welcome Mark Zega, Jane Gooding and Kamila Polus
to our practice," said Paul Young, Managing Partner at FWTA. "The
addition of these excellent lawyers and the opening of our Hamilton
office will allow us to continue to provide exceptional legal services
to new and existing clients in Hamilton and the Niagara Region."
Added Paul, "Our Hamilton office complements our Toronto and London
offices, making us more accessible to our growing base of clients
New partners Mark Zega and Jane Gooding bring over 30 years of combined
experience in labour and employment law to the firm.
Mark Zega has wide-ranging expertise in administrative, education and
health law. An experienced litigator, he represents clients in both the
public and private sectors. "I'm delighted to join a team with a strong
presence throughout Ontario," Mark said. "I look forward to assisting
employers with their most challenging human resources issues."
Jane Gooding focuses primarily on labour, human resources and public
law. Jane has appeared before private arbitrators, the Human Rights
Tribunal, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, and all levels of
court in Ontario.
Kamila Polus joins FWTA as a third-year associate. Kamila is a recipient
of the Ted Wohl Prize in Labour Law, as well as the Cavalluzzo Hayes
Shilton McIntyre & Cornish Award in Labour Law. Kamila is fluent in
FWTA's new offices are located at 1 King Street West in Hamilton, one of
the region's main commerce hubs.
ABOUT FILION WAKELY THORUP ANGELETTI LLP (filion.on.ca)
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP is one of Canada's leading law firms
specializing in labour relations and employment law on behalf of
management. The firm's 37 lawyers advise and represent public and
private sector employers on labour relations, employment standards,
occupational health and safety, human rights, workers' compensation,
benefits, pay equity legislation, and common law matters. Founded as
Winkler Filion & Wakely in 1982, the firm has a distinguished history
providing legal services to management-side clients.
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