Tyler Henderson provides strategic advice on all aspects of the employment relationship, including hiring, termination, statutory compliance, dispute resolution and settlement.

Tyler regularly drafts employment and contractor agreements, workplace policies and handbooks. He has made submissions on a variety of matters to superior and appellate courts, provincial human rights tribunals, the Ontario Labour Relations Board and the Ontario Ministry of Labour.

Tyler has thorough knowledge of the cannabis industry and particular experience working with Canadian and U.S. cannabis companies on various employment matters, wrongful dismissals and general litigation.

Prior to joining Littler, Tyler articled and practiced at an international full-service firm, where he maintained an employment law and commercial litigation practice.

During his studies, Tyler received numerous prizes, awards and scholarships for academic achievement.

Professional & Community Affiliations


Labour & Employment Law

Ontario Bar Association


Winner, First Place

University of Toronto

Davies’ Corporate/Securities Law Moot


Recipient, Best Factum Award

University of Toronto

Davies’ Corporate/Securites Law Moot



National Hockey Arbitration Competition of Canada


Books & Book Chapters

  • Chapter author, Cannabis in the Workplace, Thomson Reuters, 2018


  • J.D., University of Toronto
  • M.P.A., Queen’s School of Policy Studies
  • B.A., Queen’s UniversityHonours with Distinction

Bar Admission

Ontario, Canada


  • Ontario Superior Court
  • Court of Appeal for Ontario