Partner announcement

Mathews Dinsdale Congratulates New Partner Laura Dunnigan

January 18, 2024

Mathews Dinsdale is pleased to announce that Laura Dunnigan has joined the Firm’s partnership. With a focus on the energy, manufacturing, hospitality, natural resources, private equity, transportation, and technology sectors, Laura is a highly regarded advisor to employers.  Prior to joining Mathews Dinsdale, Laura spent eight years practicing employment and labour law at another national law firm, establishing herself as a go-to counsel for employers. Known for her practical and strategic approach, Laura provides guidance on a broad spectrum of employment-related issues. Her areas of expertise include hiring and termination practices, human rights matters, contractual disputes, wrongful and constructive dismissal cases, employment and labour standards, privacy issues, labour relations, workplace health and safety, disability and benefits, as well as alcohol and drug testing. Laura has appeared at all levels of Court in Alberta and regularly represents employers at administrative tribunals, including provincial and federal employment standards commissions, human rights commissions, labour relations boards and privacy commissions. Laura is based out of the Firm’s Calgary office.

Mathews, Dinsdale & Clark LLP

Mathews Dinsdale is the only boutique labour and employment law firm in Canada with eight offices coast-to-coast, in Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Ontario. Mathews Dinsdale was the first law firm in Canada, and one of the first in North America, to exclusively provide labour and employment law services to employers. For over 65 years, the Firm’s lawyers have been involved in many of the cases that have shaped and redefined workplace law in Canada. Strategic Advice. Practical Solutions and Immediate Crisis Management. Locally and Nationally.

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Laura Dunnigan

Mathews, Dinsdale & Clark LLP

Law School

Dalhousie University

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Labour & Employment