Patrick M. R. Groom

Designated by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Certified Specialist (Labour Law), Patrick has more than 20 years of labour relations experience in a wide variety of roles, with particular expertise in construction labour relations.

Patrick’s expertise includes:

Patrick is President of the Board of Directors for the Matthew-John Day Care Centre of Toronto, as well as a member of the Thomas Moore Lawyers' Guild, Ontario Bar Association (Labour & Employment, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights, and Construction Law), Canadian Bar Association and Law Society of Upper Canada.

Patrick obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Western Ontario after receiving his B.A. (Hons.) in Political Science and Law & Society at York University.


Publications and Media Mentions:

Canadian Employment Law

The Employment Law Review – 7th Edition - Law Business Research Ltd. (UK) - February 2016


Speaking Engagements:

Government Relations Update
Ontario Electrical league (OEL), 2017 Electrical Industry Conference - May 5, 2017

Reducing Turnover, Retaining Talent and Performance Management
Landscape Ontario - February 21, 2017

Drugs and Alcohol in the Workplace
Barrie Construction Association - June 21, 2016

ESA and other legislative obligations
Barrie Construction Association - June 8, 2016