As a partner at CCP, Karen’s extensive experience ensures that clients are provided with exceptional service in a full range of labour and employment matters, including Occupational Health & Safety, employment law issues, and human rights. Once again in 2014 Karen has been included in the 9th edition of Best Lawyers in Canada in the practice area of Occupational Health and Safety Law, under the Workers Compensation section.
Karen has a proven track record in all levels of court and various tribunals, and when not appearing for clients, she is providing seminars and speaking engagements for numerous associations, and professional conferences.
Karen’s extensive experience in all aspects of Occupational Health & Safety work enables her to represent constructors, employers, and supervisors in trials, appeals, inquests and at the Ontario Labour Relations Board.
Karen is a member of various professional and social organizations.
Jan 01, 2018
Kindly note, this seminar is to proceed in January 2018. The specific date, time and location will be announced in the upcoming weeks. This seminar......MORE
Nov 23, 2017
Karen Fields, Partner, will lead a seminar on health and safety due diligence as it relates to employers and constructors. A nominal fee of $25.00......MORE
Nov 02, 2017
Karen Fields, Partner, and Kelsey Orth, Partner, will lead a discussion of the 16 recommendations that form the basis of the Action Plan that will ......MORE
- Member of Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE)
- Member of Ontario Bar Association
- Member of The Advocates Society
- Best Lawyers in Canada for Occupational Health and Safety Law, Workers Compensation 2014
On August 20, 2015, we reported on the Ontario Government’s intention to elevate violence prevention for health care workers. On May ......MORE
April 1, 2017 is the deadline date for workers to be trained on the working at heights (WAH) training requirements as set out in the Occupational H......MORE
Critical Injury Clarified Under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (“OHSA”), there are obligations to report injuries that occur in......MORE