Private Practice

Kastner Lam - Employment, Labour and Civil Litigation Associate

January 16, 2023

Employment, Labour and Civil Litigation Associate (3-6 Years of Call)

Kastner Lam is a leading litigation firm located in downtown Toronto, focused on employment and human rights law, union-side labour law, civil litigation, criminal defence, professional discipline, and workplace investigations.

We have been recognized by The Globe and Mail as one of Canada’s Best Law Firms in 2023 and 2022 for Labour & Employment Law.

We are sincerely committed to work/life balance and access to justice. Kastner Lam lawyers typically docket up to 1250 hours per year, with a meaningful proportion of pro bono hours included in that total.


We are looking for a lawyer with 3-6 years of post-call experience, demonstrated ability, and a passion for social justice, to join our collaborative team.

Kastner Lam welcomes and encourages applicants from equity-seeking groups.


The starting salary range for this position is $118,000 – $140,000, commensurate with experience, with an annual bonus of up to 15% of salary and comprehensive benefits.

How to apply

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, CV, and law school transcripts to Chelsea Laidlaw at by no later than 5:00pm on Monday, January 30, 2023.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications and inquiries will be kept confidential.


Kastner Lam is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment, assessment and selection process. Please advise of your accommodation needs by emailing


Kastner Lam LLP

We are a Toronto litigation boutique dedicated to labour and employment law, criminal and regulatory defence, professional discipline and human rights. Our clients are workers, professionals, trade unions, universities, businesses and not-for-profits.

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Kastner Lam LLP



Size of Company

10 - 50 people

Area of Practice


Experience Required

3+ years