Simon Kent Kent Employment Law

High Conflict Clients I: Bullies, Blamers & Complainers (Webinar Jan 2017)

How can lawyers identify high conflict/demanding clients before taking them on and avoid being retained? For lawyers who are working with difficult clients, how can you understand their needs and cope with their demands? This first session of a two-part webinar explains.


Employer Forum – Recruitment and Hiring: Promises and Pitfalls (Nov 2016)

Kent Employment Law (KEL) invites you to be a part of its ongoing Employer Forums, our resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Created for employers striving to “do good” for their employees, their communities, and the world, our Employer Forums offer an opportunity to connect and learn from each other in a casual, relaxed […]


Vancouver Startup Recap: Erin Brandt Hears from Local Entrepreneurs

What employment law questions do Vancouver’s startups want answers to? At VSW2016, Kent Employment Law’s Erin Brandt had a chance to find out.


Erin Brandt (nee Kizell) to present at Startup Week Vancouver 2016

Erin speaks at Startup Week Vancouver, September 28, 2016 at The Profile.

Trevor Thomas Presenting at People’s Law School Workshop, June 27, 2016

Trevor Thomas will be at the Burnaby Public Library in Metrotown on June 27 at 7 pm to share his perspective on key employment law issues, such as employee contracts and dismissal. Hope to see you there!

LOCO BC Business Mixer – May 3, 2016

Kent Employment Law is excited to be hosting its first LOCO Mixer event, Tuesday May 3, 2016 at 5:30 pm.

Heather Hettiarachchi Speaks at Vancouver HRMA Roundtable Mar 8

Join Kent Employment Law lawyer and human resources specialist Heather Hettiarachchi and learn about key human resources issues in relation to the ageing workforce.

Heather Hettiarachchi Chairs HRMA Roundtable February 10

Richmond/Delta HRMA Roundtable, Feb 10 Join the Chair of the Richmond/Delta HRMA Roundtable, Kent Employment Law lawyer and human resources specialist Heather Hettiarachchi, and learn about key human resources issues in relation to the aging workforce. When: February 10, 2016, 7:30 – 9:00 am Where: Avia Employment Services, Boardroom, 290-3631 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC […]

Andres Barker Educates New Canadians about their Employment Rights

Andres Barker will visit Vancouver’s Kiwassa Neighbourhood House to help educate a group of new Canadians about their employment law rights.

Trevor Thomas Presenting at BDC Small Business Week 2015, Oct 22

Trevor Thomas will be speaking about key employment law issues for small business owners during Small Business Week on October 22, 2015.

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