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Sunil Kapur is a partner and the Practice Lead of our Labour & Employment Group in Toronto. He is also a member of the firm's Board of Partners.

Mr. Kapur has advised and represented employers in the sectors of financial services, manufacturing, transportation, education, health care, security, information technology, resources and public service. Mr. Kapur has advised and represented those employers in labour board proceedings, arbitration, mediation, collective bargaining, employment litigation, judicial reviews, civil appeals and human rights. Mr. Kapur has advised numerous fortune 500 companies on labour and employment matters arising from mergers and acquisitions. He regularly provides training for clients on a wide range of issues.

Mr. Kapur is a former part-time member of the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal. Mr. Kapur was a founding member of the Advisory Committee to the Ontario Labour Relations Board. 

Mr. Kapur is a regular speaker on labour, employment and human rights matters. He is a member of  the business and employment sections of the American Bar Association, the Ontario and Canadian Bar Associations and the Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers. He is also co-author of "A Legal Guide to the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005", published by Canada Law Book.

Mr. Kapur is listed in the current editions of Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers and Chambers Canada as a leading lawyer in the area of employment & labour. He also appears in the current edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the area of labour and employment law. He is also in the current edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, as a leading lawyer in the areas of employment, and workplace human rights law.

Mr. Kapur received his B.Sc. from the University of Toronto in 1992. He was an Ontario Graduate Scholar and has won several academic awards from the University of Toronto. Mr. Kapur received his LLB from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1995 and was called to the Ontario bar in 1997.



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