Erin Kuzz

Erin Kuzz

Ontario
Sherrard Kuzz LLP

Erin Kuzz is a founding member of Sherrard Kuzz LLP and is recognized by Chambers Global® as a leader in the profession. She is Past Chair of the Labour and Employment Section of the Ontario Bar Association and is consistently named a Leading Practitioner by Lexpert®.  Her expertise includes: 

  • Advising
  • the Multinational and Multi-Jurisdictional Employer
  • Employment Issues in Corporate Restructuring
  • Sale or Closure
  • Attendance Management             
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Employee Relations
  • Employment Standards
  • Grievance Arbitration
  • Human Rights
  • Interest Arbitration
  • Management Training
  • Mediation
  • Ontario Labour Relations Board Proceedings
  • Policy Development and Implementation
  • Privacy
  • Responding to Union Organizing and Applications for Certification
  • Strike or Lock-Out Preparation and Business Continuity
  • Workplace Audits
  • Workplace Investigations

Erin is regularly asked to chair and speak at national and local conferences on a variety of labour and employment law topics, has taught at Osgoode Hall Law School and University of Toronto Law School and was asked by the Law Society of Upper Canada to write the Bar Admission Licensing Examination Study Materials for Labour Law.  She is widely published and leads workshops and seminars on a variety of topics including progressive discipline, attendance management, positive employee relations, remaining union-free and workplace harassment. 

Erin is a member of the following organizations:

  • Human Resource Committee for the 2015 Pan/ParaPan American Games
  • Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE) (Board of Directors)
  • Lawyers International Food Enterprise (Board of Directors)
  • Yves Landry Foundation (Board of Directors)
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association (Alternative Dispute Resolution, Construction Law, Civil Litigation, Constitutional, Civil Liberties, Human Rights, Labour & Employment)
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association
  • Retail Council of Canada
  • Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters

She graduated from  Osgoode Hall Law School and York University (Bachelor of Arts).