Human Rights Lawyers

The lawyers at Overholt Law are highly experienced at handling human rights law issues and issues involving compliance with human rights legislation. While some human rights law problems will present themselves clearly, others are not evident at first glance and can be challenging to spot.

Our team has encountered a wide range of human rights law issues at the workplace and can assist you and your organization in maintaining compliance with the law in this area, or in reaching a favourable resolution to a complex human rights problem. We are assertive in our human rights advocacy work, and our lawyers have the combined experience necessary to represent your interests before human rights tribunals and the courts.

Our team acts on behalf of clients in human rights law matters pertaining to:

  • Disability management and the duty to accommodate
  • Performance management and absenteeism
  • Recruitment and hiring
  • Severance and termination packages
  • Issues arising under the Canadian Human Rights Act, the B.C. Human Rights Code and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Comprehensive Legal Representation

Our skills in employment law and labour relations law assist us in serving our clients and meeting their specific legal needs in the human rights area in a comprehensive manner. We review practices and policies to ensure compliance with human rights legislation and advise on issues that are raised and pertain to human rights law. Overholt Law offers comprehensive legal representation for the individuals, organizations, agencies and other clients we serve.

Contact The Team At Overholt Law

To contact the lawyers at Overholt Law, please call 778-653-7561 or 877-296-1161. You may also contact our team online to schedule your consultation. The firm is located in Vancouver, and our lawyers represent clients located throughout BC and beyond. We have the skills to undertake work for clients based in international locations for their legal issues that arise in British Columbia.