Chair - Employment and Labour Law
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Jason Hanson is Partner and Chair of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP’s Employment and Labour Law Department.
Jason provides business solutions to employers and boards of directors on all areas of labour and employment law, including collective bargaining, union organizing campaigns, labor board hearings, collective agreement arbitrations, privatizations, restructurings, outsourcing, alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, legislative compliance and privacy and data protection. He has represented employers before labour relations and employment tribunals and trial and appellate courts, including the Supreme Court of Canada. He also conducts investigations and works with employers in developing proactive employment policies and procedures. He defends corporate employers and individuals in health and safety prosecutions. Local, national and international businesses benefit from Jason’s deep and comprehensive experience grounded in his 30 year career with Osler. Jason is a former two-term elected member of Osler’s Executive Committee.