Building on its strengths and history in the field of labour and employment law, the Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace launched with seed funding from the Law Foundation of Ontario and cornerstone gifts from Gowlings LLP. Today, the Centre's funding comes primarily from donations. We thank all of our donors for their support of the mission of the Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace.

Total Donations as of June 12, 2019: $1,268,743

List of Supporters

Principal Level - $250,000 or Over

Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP

Platinum Level - $100,000 to $249,999

Baker & McKenzie LLP
Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP
Law Foundation of Ontario

Gold Level - $50,000 to $99,999

Lancaster House
Mathews Dinsdale & Clark LLP; B. Richard Baldwin, Law’72 and Raymond Werry, Law‘70
Friends and Family of Michael D. Failes in support of a Graduate Fellowship in Labour and Employment Law
Goldblatt Partners LLP
Stephen A. McArthur, Law'85 and Anne Shlarp-McArthur

Silver Level - $25,000 to $49,999

Sheila Murray, Law‘82
Ursel Phillips Fellows Hopkinson LLP

Bronze Level - $10,000 to $24,999

Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers
Colleen Dempsey, Law’98 and Geoff Hall
Martin Denyes, Law'93 and Mary Argue, Com'89
Henry Dinsdale, Law'87
Barbara Johnston, Law‘93
Koskie Minsky LLP
Mackillop Law Professional Corporation
Carman J. Overholt, QC Law’84 and Deborah H. Overholt
Connie Reeve, Law'82

Member - $5,000 to $9,999

Don Carter, Law’66 and Cathie Carter, Arts‘64
Blair Chahley Lawyers
Cavalluzzo Shilton McIntyre Cornish LLP
Heenan Blaikie LLP
Linda Huebscher, Law‘87
Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Sherrard Kuzz LLP

Friend - $1,000 to $4,999

Professor Bernie Adell
​Professor Kevin Banks
Israel Chafetz, Law‘81
Gary Clarke, Law'93
​Michael Comartin, Law'11
Mary Beth Currie, Law'83
Chancellor David Dodge, Artsci'65, LLD'02 and Christiane Dodge, Artsci'65
Brian Etherington, Law'82
Jochebed Katan
Paul Marcus, Law‘85
McInnes Cooper
Professor Cherie Metcalf, Law‘02
Ogletree Deakins
James Parks, Law'71
Michel Picher, Law‘72
Elizabeth Shilton
​Susan Stewart, Law'79
Alan Whyte, Law'79
Elaine Wu, Law'03

Supporter - $50 to $999

Professor Emeritus Gordon Bale, Law'62
Bruce and Elaine Berman
Ian Carter, Law'02 and Christiana Yao
Professor Art Cockfield, Law’93 and Mariah Rowe
Giovanna Di Sauro, Law'14
Joseph Fodor, Law'75
Carole and Kyle Eschner
Mike Izzard, Law’82 and Margaret Esaau
Lisa Kelly, Law‘90
David Lampert, Law'77
Herbert Law, Law‘05
Denis Mahoney, Law'93
Emily Ng, Law‘10
Charles E. Noonan, Law‘69
Yvonne Pelley, Law'91 and Dr. Charles Pelley
Queen's Labour & Employment Law Club
Alexandra Saginur, Law'09
Deborah Samms
Sarah Schumacher, Law‘03

Grants & Awards

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council - $64,213
National Academy of Arbitrators - $21,244
Senate Advisory Research Committee - $9,921
Canadian Human Rights Commission - $5,000