Patricia Gallivan, QC is the Chair of our Labour and Employment Law Group and has extensive experience in all facets of labour relations, employment and human rights law.
Patricia spent two years as Legal Assistant to the Chair of the British Columbia Labour Relations Board before entering private practice. Patricia acts as counsel and provides strategic and tactical advice to the firm’s corporate and institutional clients emphasizing preventative aspects of labour and employment law.
In addition to the day to day strategic advice to management in all areas of labour and employment, Patricia's practice includes collective bargaining, as well as appearing as counsel on behalf of employers at labour arbitrations, provincial and federal Labour Relations Boards, Human Rights Tribunals, and all levels of court.
Patricia was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2000.