Achkar Law serves all of Ontario with offices in Toronto and Ottawa. We are skilled litigation lawyers providing strategic and practical Employment lawyers solutions.

  • Employment lawyers for employees

  • Employment lawyers for employers

  • Human rights violations

  • Litigation

Our workplace Employment lawyers regularly assist with wrongful dismissal claims, constructive dismissal claims, terminations without cause, for cause terminations, stress leave,  temporary layoffs, severance pay and among other employment law matters. 

    Call or Message Us to Learn How We Can Help

    Toronto: (647) 946-6440

    Ottawa: (613) 699-0018

    Toll Free: 1-800-771-7882

    *NOTE: Phone calls, consultations, forms, and emails sent to us
    do not create a lawyer-client relationship and do
    not constitute legal advice.

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    Our Ontario employment lawyers understand how business works – our employment lawyers and labour lawyers provide no-nonsense legal advice and representation you can trust.
    we can help with: HR, Negotiation, and Litigation

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    Our employment lawyers negotiate severance pay as well as litigate in human rights issues when necessary. With practical employment and human rights lawyers in your corner, get the results you deserve.

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    Our litigation lawyers have the experience to negotiate and litigate various employment law and business disputes. Ask how our Ontario employment lawyers can help.

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    Read what our employment lawyers are writing about – changes and updates to topics like severance pay, Human Rights, arbitration decisions, wrongful dismissal decisions, among other updates as they may arise:

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    What Our Clients Are Saying

    The team at Achkar Law are AMAZING! They are quick to respond (same day - thank you Mark) and very knowledgeable. Chris was able to answer... my questions on maternity leave and resigning while on leave, giving this first time mama peace of mind (after going down a Google hole and thinking the worst). Highly recommend the Achkar Law team for all employment law inquiries!read more
    Ruth Bott
    Ruth Bott
    00:38 11 Aug 22
    I found Christopher Achkar to be very knowledgeable he took the time to explain everything to me in simple language and simple terms so I... can understand ( Not condescending like some lawyers) with no pressure.I highly recommend himread more
    kelev ra
    kelev ra
    17:00 04 Aug 22
    These lawyers are leaders in employment law. I manage a large divorce law firm and we trust and refer our clients with employment issues to... Christopher and his team. They are recommended.read more
    Laura Peel
    Laura Peel
    15:14 27 Jul 22
    Expedient and knowledgeable professionals work at Achkar Law. I received an almost immediate reply to the website chat that opened when I... arrived on the Achkar Law website. Mark provided real-time answers to my questions and scheduled my phone strategy right away.Filip was assigned to my case and I found him to be be very down to earth and easy to talk to. His patience, understanding and confidence helped make a stressful time less stressful.I did not feel pressured to "spend my money" for no reason and felt confident retaining Achkar Law to handle my constructive dismissal case with alacrity and with my best interests at heart. Their quick responses to my inquiries means a faster resolution to my situation. While I am still waiting to hear the final outcome of my case, I feel confident that things will go my way.I have already recommended them to multiple friends.Teresa Lread more
    Teresa Luxon
    Teresa Luxon
    01:31 23 Jul 22
    Had the opportunity to speak to Chris at Achkar Law. I was so impressed by his knowledge and kind demeanor. This Law Firm really values... their clients and their clients time and money. From the first phone call to the last follow up, Chris was very professional and answered all my questions. If you're facing an employment related issue, I can truly say this is the Law Firm you want on your side. Thank you for your patience, knowledge and compassion in handling my case. I highly recommend your services.read more
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    4950 Yonge St., Suite 2200,
    Toronto, Ontario M2N 6K1

    PHONE: (647) 946-6440

    Toll-Free: (800) 771-7882

    FAX: (855) 754-5354


    Monday – Friday : 9am – 5pm

    Saturday – Sunday : By appointment only.


    440 Laurier Ave W, Suite 200,
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 7X6


    Monday – Friday : 9am – 5pm

    Saturday – Sunday : By appointment only.