Rob is counsel to CCP providing support to the firm’s clients primarily on Workplace Safety and Insurance matters.
Rob has appeared as counsel for employers in more than a thousand hearings before the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, and Appeals Tribunal. He has advised employers on related matters in grievance arbitrations, human rights proceedings, occupational health and safety proceedings, and disability litigation. Rob also acts as prosecuting counsel on compliance matters for the WSIB.
Rob has twice served as the chair of the Ontario Bar Association’s workers’ compensation section. In 2011, he became the 13th person to receive the section’s Ron Ellis Award recognizing leadership and excellence in workers’ compensation law in Ontario. In 2012, Rob was included in the seventh edition of Best Lawyers in Canada in the practice area of Workers’ Compensation Law.
Rob brings a practical approach to addressing workplace safety and insurance issues, and regularly provides education and training to employers, human resources and occupational health professionals in this field. Rob frequently acts as a moderator on Lancaster House audio conferences which deal with a wide variety of current labour and employment topics.
Rob is a leader in the Workplace Safety and Insurance bar and regularly participates in continuing legal education programs for the Ontario Bar Association, the Law Society of Upper Canada, as well as several annual client based conferences and programs.
Jun 22, 2016
Rob Boswell will be co-chairing an Law Society half-day program "Workers’ Compensation Law for Paralegals" on June 22, 2016....MORE
Jun 16, 2016
Rob Boswell will be speaking on "Stopping Sexual Harassers Cold: Optimal practices for complaint procedures, investigations, and victim ......MORE
May 18, 2016
Rob Boswell will be co-chairing a full day CLE program on Mental Health & Workplace Safety and Insurance Law on May 18, 2016....MORE
- Best Lawyers in Canada, Workers’ Compensation Law (2012)
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An employee is diagnosed with a terminal illness. He leaves work in May due to his illness, his employer sells its business in early Septembe......MORE