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Jean-Michel Richardson

Research Lawyer
Jean-Michel Richardson

Jean-Michel is a Research Lawyer who provides support in both official languages to the other lawyers of the firm in all aspects of labour and employment law, including rights and interest arbitration, collective bargaining, employment standards compliance, workers’ compensation, occupational health and safety, human rights, civil litigation, administrative law, constitutional law, language rights, education law and privacy.

Jean-Michel received a General Bachelor of Arts with a Minor in History (magna cum laude) and a Juris Doctor (cum laude) from the University of Ottawa. He also received a Master of Laws from the University of Ottawa in which his thesis focused on constitutional law and language rights.

Jean-Michel was called to the Ontario Bar in 2015. Prior to joining the firm, he articled at a national firm in Ottawa where he was exposed to many areas, including labour and employment law.

Jean-Michel is a member of the Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations, the County of Carleton Law Association and the Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario. He is also a member of the Official Languages Committee of the Ontario Bar Association.