Overview

Kate Bresner has experience advising clients on a broad range of employment and labour law matters, including issues that arise in hiring and termination, employment standards, the development of workplace policies, disability and accommodation, harassment and discrimination, and workplace discipline. Kate regularly drafts employment contracts, independent contractor agreements, and workplace policies.

Prior to joining Litter, Kate articled at a union-side labour firm, worked in-house at a regional police service, and practiced employment and labour law at a regional full-service firm. During law school, Kate was editor-in-chief of the International Human Rights Program’s Rights Review magazine.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Ontario Bar Association

Member

Canadian Bar Association

Member

Human Resources Professionals Association

Member, Board of Directors

Pegasus Community Project for Adults with Special Needs

November 2019-present

Education

  • J.D., University of Toronto, 2016
  • M.A., University of Victoria, 2012
  • B.A., McGill University, 2008Honours with Distinction

Bar Admission

Ontario, Canada

Courts

  • Ontario Superior Court
  • Ontario Court of Justice