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Josh Fineblit

Josh Fineblit

Associate, Employment & Labour


Contact Information

JFineblit@osler.com

tel: 416.862.4250

Office

Toronto

Areas of Expertise
Bar Admission

Ontario, 2017

Education
  • University of Toronto, J.D.
  • University of Winnipeg, B.A. (Honours) (Gold Medalist)
Language(s)
English

Josh advises Canadian and international clients on a wide range of issues in employment and labour relations law, including employment standards, employment contracts, executive compensation, corporate transactions, grievance arbitrations and other labour disputes, human rights, workplace accommodations, occupational health and safety, and employee terminations. He has represented clients in a variety of judicial and administrative proceedings, including as co-counsel in wrongful dismissal litigation and labour arbitrations.

Josh joined the firm as a summer student in 2015 and articled at the firm from 2016 to 2017. During that time, Josh completed a secondment to General Motors of Canada, where he worked on a variety of labour and employment matters.

    • Upchain in its Series A financing round of $7.4 million
    • Target Canada in connection with employee issues relating to its CCAA Proceedings.

     

  • 2nd Place Oralist, Callaghan Memorial Moot
  • Dean’s Honours List, University of Toronto Faculty of Law
  • University of Winnipeg Gold Medalist (top graduating student in Economics and top graduating student in Arts)
  • H.E. Duckworth Prize for Highest Standing 


  • Law Help Ontario, Small Claims Court Duty Counsel Volunteer (2016-2017)
  • University of Toronto, Peer Mentor (2014-2015)
  • Downtown Legal Services, Volunteer Case Worker (2013-2014)

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ontario

  • Canadian Employment Law, Legal 500: Country Comparative Guide, 2018.
  • Canadian Labour and Employment Law, Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) InfoPak, 2018.