Daniel Hassell is a lawyer at Zubas Flett Law and practices in all areas of employment law and human rights matters arising at the workplace. Daniel acts for employees, contractors/consultants, and employers in a wide range of employment law subject matters, including workplace bullying, harassment and discrimination, executive compensation arrangements, workplace investigations, employment standards, and wrongful/unjust dismissals.
Daniel’s compassionate and understanding nature helps guide employees in their employment relationships before, during and after their tenure. Using his extensive knowledge of law, Daniel helps employees assess features of their employment contracts such as compensation structures, termination provisions and restrictive covenants and non-compete clauses.
Daniel’s high attention to detail is an asset to employers who wish to implement employment contracts and develop employment policies/practices in order to comply with statutory obligations and proactively address potential human resources issues.
A proponent of alternate dispute resolution where appropriate, Daniel also represents clients at all levels of the court in Ontario, as well as proceedings at the Human Rights
Tribunal of Ontario, Canadian Human Rights Commission, Ontario Labour Relations Board and Canada Industrial Relations Board.
Daniel graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Arts and received his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Waikato, New Zealand, where he received academic prizes.
A volunteer at Pro Bono Ontario’s Employment Law Clinic, from time to time, Daniel relishes assisting resource-strapped Ontarians to find answers.
Formerly an athlete, Daniel now enjoys brisk walks around the block, spending time sheltering-in-place with his family and taking mini biking adventures with his young children.*
*Last updated during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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