Andrea Bowker of Koskie Minsky LLP to become solicitor at Ontario Labour Relations Board
May 1, 2018
Koskie Minsky LLP is pleased to congratulate Andrea Bowker on her acceptance of the position of Solicitor at the Ontario Labour Relations Board. Andrea has been a valued member of the Firm’s Labour Law group since 2012 and will bring 22 years of labour law experience, both in private practice and as in-house counsel, to her important new role.
Andrea’s expertise extends to advising unions in all aspects of their work, including governance, collective bargaining, organizing, corporate campaigns, strategic planning and education. She has regularly provided representation before labour boards and arbitrators, as well in human rights proceedings, on a wide array of labour and employment issues.
“We are very proud to have Andrea as a colleague and friend, and we are delighted for her as she prepares to embark on this exciting new stage of her labour relations career,” says Craig Flood, Managing Partner of Koskie Minsky LLP and a member of the Firm’s Labour Law group himself. “Although we of course will greatly miss her and all of her contributions to the Firm, we look forward to working with Andrea in her new capacity at the Board.”
Andrea Bowker joins other alumni of the Firm who hold prominent positions at the Ontario Labour Relations Board and as in-house counsel.
The Labour Law group at Koskie Minsky LLP, in conjunction with its affiliate, Koskie Glavin Gordon in British Columbia, comprises one of the largest and well -established practices of its kind in the country and counts among its clients many of Canada’s most significant national and international construction, industrial and public sector trade unions.