Kent Employment Law

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    Kent Employment Law is an employment law firm with offices in Vancouver and Kelowna. We advise employers and employees throughout the province of British Columbia on all employment-related legal matters, including employee contracts, wrongful dismissal, severance packages, Employment Standards issues, disability, and workplace harassment and discrimination. We serve clients from a wide variety of industries and backgrounds, with a specific focus on empowering people and organizations by protecting their legal rights.
    TypePrivate
    Founded2000
    HQVancouver, CA
    Websitekentemploymentlaw.com

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    Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)19

    Key People/Management at Kent Employment Law

    Renate Crawford

    Renate Crawford

    Senior Legal Assistant (Kelowna)
    Lisa Ebel

    Lisa Ebel

    Administrative Assistant
    Richard Johnson

    Richard Johnson

    Partner (Vancouver)
    Simon Kent

    Simon Kent

    Founder (Vancouver)
    Janelle Neufeld

    Janelle Neufeld

    Administrative Assistant
    Terry Smy

    Terry Smy

    Administrative Assistant (Kelowna)
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    Kent Employment Law Office Locations

    Kent Employment Law has offices in Vancouver, Kelowna and Victoria
    Vancouver, CA (HQ)
    1285 W Broadway #560
    Kelowna, CA
    1630 Pandosy St #501
    Victoria, CA
    300 - 848 Courtney Street
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    Kent Employment Law Blogs

    Paula Krawus Presents at CLE Human Rights Conference in Vancouver (Nov 2019)

    Join Paula and Heidi to explore how the issues we face today interact with our current legal landscape. The post Paula Krawus Presents at CLE Human Rights Conference in Vancouver (Nov 2019) appeared first on .

    How Canadian Employers Address Bullying and Harassment: Fiona McFarlane speaks to SHRM Online (July 2019)

    To date, British Columbia is the only Canadian province that has developed policies specifically addressing workplace bullying. What are a BC employer’s duties when it comes to this area of employee health and safety and how can they meet them? KEL’s Fiona McFarlane recently spoke to SHRM Online’s C…

    We’re Hiring! Kelowna Paralegal

    We are currently looking for a lawyer to join our Vancouver team. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of litigation experience with at least two of those in the field of employment law, an established employment law client base and the skills and temperament needed to manage a busy caseload and f…

    Workplace Bullying and Harassment: What To Do if it Happens to You

    By Erin Brandt. In November 2013, WorkSafeBC implemented new policies that address bullying and harassment in the workplace. These policies define bullying and harassment as: Including any inappropriate conduct or comment by a person towards a worker that the person knew or reasonably ought to have …

    Walters v. Fraserway RV, 2019 BCHRT 142

    After our employer client dismissed its Human Resources Coordinator, she filed a human rights complaint against them, claiming that in firing her, the company had discriminated against her based on a disability. We filed an application on our client’s behalf to dismiss the complaint, arguing that th…

    Mental Health Protections for Employees are Good for Business – and They’re Also the Law!

    By Richard Johnson. In its 2017 decision in Saadati v. Moorhead, the Supreme Court of Canada affirmed that mental health is essential to our society and its workers. In recent years, we have summarized on our blog several court decisions that reflect these principles, where a judge has granted addit…
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    Kent Employment Law Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Kent Employment Law founded?

      Kent Employment Law was founded in 2000.

    • Who are Kent Employment Law key executives?

      Kent Employment Law's key executives are Renate Crawford, Lisa Ebel and Richard Johnson.

    • How many employees does Kent Employment Law have?

      Kent Employment Law has 19 employees.

    • Who are Kent Employment Law competitors?

      Competitors of Kent Employment Law include Squire Patton Boggs, Norton Rose Fulbright and Jones Day.

    • Where is Kent Employment Law headquarters?

      Kent Employment Law headquarters is located at 1285 W Broadway #560, Vancouver.

    • Where are Kent Employment Law offices?

      Kent Employment Law has offices in Vancouver, Kelowna and Victoria.

    • How many offices does Kent Employment Law have?

      Kent Employment Law has 3 offices.