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Mathews Dinsdale Welcomes Chris E. Leenheer to the Firm

September 5, 2023

Mathews Dinsdale is pleased to announce that Chris E. Leenheer has joined the Firm as a Partner. Chris has three decades of experience advising employers in all aspects of workplace law. He has appeared as counsel in hundreds of reported cases, including at arbitration, before labour relations boards, human rights tribunals, and the Courts.  Chris provides strategic advice, and assists employers in navigating their collective agreement obligations.  Chris also advises employers in connection with the purchase, sale and reorganization of their businesses. Chris also has extensive experience in advising employers during labour disputes and he practices in both the Provincial and Federal jurisdictions.

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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Chris E. Leenheer

Mathews, Dinsdale & Clark LLP

Law School

University of British Columbia

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Labour & Employment