Karen Ensslen practices in the areas of labour and employment law, human rights, professional discipline, administrative law, and pension and benefits. Karen has experience litigating from the trial stages through to appeals and judicial reviews. She has appeared in matters before administrative tribunals and labour arbitration boards, and before the Superior Court and the Supreme Court of Canada.
Karen graduated from the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law and has a B.A. cum laude in economics and history from Columbia University. As a law student, Karen was co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Law and Equality, was a member of the winning team at the 2009 Wilson Moot, and argued before a distinguished panel in the 2009 University of Toronto Grand Moot.
Karen is an Executive Board member of the Ontario Bar Association’s Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law Section, and is a member of the Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers.