For the second year in a row, RavenLaw’s Wassim Garzouzi has been nominated for Canadian Lawyer Magazine’s Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers. The Top 25 list highlights the achievements of some of the nation’s best lawyers across a number of categories. Wassim’s nomination is an acknowledgement of his extraordinary impact as a top litigator in the world of labour arbitration.
In the last 18 months, Wassim has had roughly 45 decisions published onCanLII as both union counsel and as the union’s nominee at interest arbitrations. The decisions in his favour include multiple reinstatements in termination grievances, the reversal of mandatory drug and alcohol testing in a high risk workplace, and progressive collective agreement interpretations that have advanced workers’ rights both provincially and federally. Congratulations, Wassim!
Voting for nominees closes on June 5, 2020. You can cast your vote in support of Wassim here.