Why Hire an Employment Lawyer to Represent You in Ottawa?

If you need a labour, employment, or disability lawyer to assist you in Ottawa, RavenLaw is here to help. Whether you have been terminated from your job, you are experiencing a problem in your workplace, or you have been denied disability insurance benefits, our Ottawa office has experienced lawyers with the knowledge and expertise to help. Our law firm represents employees in employment, labour, human rights, and disability benefits matters throughout Ottawa and the National Capital Region.

Experienced Ottawa Employment Lawyers

Over nearly 30 years, RavenLaw has built a team of skilled, compassionate lawyers with specialized expertise in the legal issues faced by workers in Ottawa. 

RavenLaw has developed extensive experience and expertise in federal public service employment. Federal public service employees face unique challenges navigating the complex administrative regimes that govern their employment. Lawyers in our Ottawa office can assist you with any employment issues you may encounter as a non-unionized federal public service employee, including:

  • Grievance adjudication under the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations Act
  • Staffing complaints under the Public Service Employment Act
  • Harassment or workplace violence investigations under the Canada Labour Code
  • Applications for judicial review to the Federal Court and Federal Court of Appeal


Our Results

Our Ottawa employment and labour lawyers have achieved significant success for clients, including:


A Part of the Ottawa Community

RavenLaw has strong and longstanding ties to the Ottawa legal and broader community. Several of our lawyers are part-time professors in the Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa and the firm sponsors the Alison Dewar Scholarship in Women’s Equality, Labour and Human Rights Law, and the Mary Mackinnon Prize in Human Rights Law.

Our firm is dedicated to supporting Ottawa community events and initiatives. Over the years, we have sponsored or supported:

  • Ottawa CityFolk Festival
  • The Annual Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) Ottawa Persons Day Breakfast
  • The Annual Great Canadian Theatre Company Lawyer Play Fundraiser
  • The Workers’ History Museum

Why RavenLaw


RavenLaw is passionate about workers’ rights. “Working for working people” is not just a slogan, but a principle that guides the firm in everything it does. RavenLaw is unique in its exclusive representation of employees, unions, and union members. We believe that all workers deserve diligent and compassionate representation in every respect.


Together, the lawyers at RavenLaw’s offices in Ottawa, Kingston, and Winnipeg have a wealth of experience in provincial and federal labour, employment, human rights and disability benefits law. We are able to offer every client well-informed and effective advice and representation.

Where To Find Us in Ottawa

Contact Us

F: 613.567.2921


220 Laurier Ave. W, Suite 1600
Ottawa, ON K1P 5Z9