Tevlin Gleadle Curtis Employment Law Strategies


We are a law firm based in Vancouver with a practice dedicated to all aspects of Employment Law.
Our lawyers have experience in the courtroom and at the negotiating table.

TGC is a leading, Vancouver-based employment law firm that provides advice and legal services to clients across Canada. Our clients are employees, groups of employees, employers of all sizes, contractors, and others across a diverse range of markets and industries.

Our lawyers have substantial experience with all aspects of employment law including wrongful dismissal claims, contract negotiation, strategic advice, and Human Rights complaints. We have represented employers and employees at all levels of trial and appeal courts in British Columbia, at the Supreme Court of Canada, and at a wide variety of administrative tribunals. We also have experience with mediation, arbitration, and other forms of dispute resolution.

Whether in Court or in negotiation, we employ effective employment law strategies to achieve real results for our clients.

Employment Law Services


Employment Law

The lawyers at our Vancouver office focus on issues affecting employers and employees.

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Wrongful Dismissal

You've been fired. Was your termination lawful?

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Constructive Dismissal

Your title, pay, reporting structure, or other aspect of your job has been changed. Is this constructive dismissal?

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Human Rights

What do employers and employees have to be aware of when it comes to discrimination, bullying, or other workplace issues?

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Class Actions

Class actions can be a powerful tool for dealing with employment issues.

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workplace investigation

Workplace Investigations

We have experience conducting comprehensive and efficient workplace investigations.

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physician workplace law

Physician Workplace Law

Physicians in Canada practice medicine within a complex framework of laws, regulations, bylaws, and professional and ethical requirements.

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Other Employment Law Services

We advise employers and employees on matters including planning and negotiation, executive employment contracts, confidentiality and non-competition issues, shareholder disputes, mergers and acquisitions, and labour and employment injunctions.

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Recent News


Kemily Ho obtains 12 months’ notice for employee

TGC lawyer Kemily Ho obtained judgment for 12 months’ notice for a 45 year old manager with just under 10 years of service. Madam Justice Beames ruled that the employee was entitled to compensation for the following items on top of his base salary for his notice period: a pro-rata portion of an annual bonus; employer contributions … Continued

Iman Hosseini Joins TGC

TGC is pleased to welcome back Iman Hosseini.  Iman previously completed his summer Articles at TGC and is now joining us for his full Articles. Iman will be assisting TGC lawyers on a number of cases over the coming year.  His bio page is currently under construction – check back for more information about Iman.

Ian Kennedy wins 21 months’ notice for long-serving employee

TGC lawyer Ian Kennedy obtained judgment for 21 months’ notice for a 48 year old upper-level manager with 18.5 years service. This was a claim for wrongful dismissal.  You can read the decision here: mudrovcic-v-engenuity-s164006-oral TGC lawyers are experienced at dealing with wrongful dismissal cases.  If you have questions about the termination of our employment you … Continued

What is Constructive Dismissal?

Constructive dismissal is different than being fired. Dismissal occurs when an employer tells an employee that he or she is fired whether the firing is with cause or without cause. Dismissal becomes wrongful dismissal if an employee is fired without cause and without reasonable, or any, notice of termination. Constructive dismissal occurs when the employer by … Continued