Priya Sarin, Partner – Employment Lawyer Ontario
Priya Sarin knows what it takes to win the complicated legal battles. For over a decade she has successfully advanced her clients’ interests in the courts and various labour tribunals across the province.
Priya is a partner at Whitten & Lublin. She brings with her substantial experience representing both employees and employers in employment, labour and human rights related matters, with an emphasis on litigation. Priya has previously worked with clients in such diverse sectors and industries as: IT, banking, financial services, government, small business, retail, health care, education, the arts, food & beverage, manufacturing, news, affordable housing, worker co-operative and non-profit.
Priya routinely drafts or negotiates her clients’ employment agreements, collective agreements, HR policies, independent contractor/consulting agreements and separation packages and she regularly advises on post-employment obligations, conducting harassment investigations and meeting employment, human rights and workplace safety standards. She has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Ontario Court of Appeal, Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, Ontario Labour Relations Board, Ministry of Labour, labour arbitrators and the Canada Revenue Agency with respect to EI/CPP appeals for employers.
In her spare time, Priya kickboxes, plays soccer, rock climbs, travels and sits on the roster of pro bono lawyers for two charities.
Priya obtained her B.Comm. at McGill University and her LL.B. and M.A. in International Affairs in Ottawa.
Priya speaks six languages, including French and Spanish, and enjoys any opportunity to use them.