Jessica Wuergler is an associate in the firm’s Labour & Employment Law Group in Toronto.
Jessica joined McCarthy Tétrault in 2018 after completing her articles and her first year of practice at a prominent labour and employment boutique in Toronto. She advises and represents management regarding a variety of labour and employment issues including, labour arbitrations, collective bargaining, judicial review, employment litigation, human rights and workplace investigations.
While in law school, Jessica won Western Law’s Hicks Morley Labour Law Moot and was the recipient of the Labour Law Achievement Award. She also volunteered in the Western Business Law Clinic program providing legal advice to entrepreneurs.
Jessica received her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Psychology, with a specialization in Human Resource Management, from the University of Waterloo where she graduated on the Dean’s Honours List. She received a Master of Industrial Relations and Human Resources from the University of Toronto in 2011. She obtained her Juris Doctor from Western Law in 2015.
Jessica was called to the Ontario bar in 2016. She is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Ontario Bar Association and the Canadian Bar Association.