Blair McCreadie is a partner in the Employment & Labour Group of Dentons Canada LLP's Toronto office, where he practises in all areas of employment and labour law. Blair is also a member of the firm’s Public Policy Practice Group, and provides strategic advice to clients on government relations and public policy issues.
Blair has also contributed articles to the Canadian Employment and Equity Rights newsletter as well as Workplace News and Canadian Corporate Counsel. He has also been a Co-Instructor at the University of Guelph, Office of Open Learning, for courses on occupational health and safety law, negotiations and contract administration. He also co-authored a book for human resources professionals on occupational health and safety.
Blair is also the immediate Past President of the Ontario PC Party, and has been a frequent media commentator on provincial political issues, having appeared on TVOntario’s Fourth Reading, the Michael Coren Show, CFRB (Toronto), CFRA (Ottawa) and CBC Newsworld.
Blair prides himself on providing proactive, results-based advice to clients. Blair has represented employers in Ontario Labour Relations Board proceedings, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board appeals, grievance arbitrations, employment standards and human rights complaints, and wrongful dismissal actions. He has particular experience advising clients in the forestry and transportation sectors