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Associate Lawyer - Employment and Labour Law

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Date Posted: Jun 10, 2021

Reference Code: 73721-en_US

Job Type:  Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 

Be part of a growing practice affiliated with a pre-eminent professional services firm.

About Deloitte Legal Canada


We are a growing national practice of 30+ lawyers with offices in Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver. Our specialties are in tax, cyber security and data privacy, and labour and employment. We work alongside our colleagues at Deloitte to provide top-tier legal services to our clients while leveraging the tremendous breadth and scope of industry knowledge and experience at Deloitte, a pre-eminent global professional services firm.

Our compensation and benefits are competitive with top-tier full service law firms in our market. 

About the team


The Employment and Labour group at Deloitte Legal Canada advises our clients on all aspects of the employment relationship, in unionized and non-unionized settings, at both the provincial and federal level.  We act as a trusted, agile, business-savvy advisor in empowering clients to achieve their business goals. Our practice is growing rapidly. We have the privilege of being affiliated with Deloitte, a world-renowned professional services firm, and being able to collaborate with other entities of the group worldwide.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you


You are someone with:

  • An LLB or JD with excellent academic record and demonstrated student involvement.
  • Member in good standing of the Law Society of Upper Canada. 
  • 1-3 years’ experience practicing in a prominent management-side boutique, or in the labour and employment group of a national or global top-tier law firm. Demonstrated interest and commitment to labour and employment law is essential.
  • Excellent, detail-oriented drafting, research, analysis, and communication skills, together with sound client management skills and experiences. 
  • Shows high qualities of self-reflection, self-awareness, self-management and insight.
  • An entrepreneurial, resourceful spirit with the ability to thrive in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Fluency in oral and written French is an asset, but not required.

Please note that hiring will comply with Deloitte hiring processes, with input from Deloitte Legal Canada. 
At Deloitte, we are focused on doing business inclusively—It begins with the diversity of colleagues of all skills! We invite you to contact us at if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We will be happy to hear from you! 

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.

Please send resume, cover letter and official (not copies) academic transcripts to Emily Kieley ( Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applications close on June 25, 2021.

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