Practice Areas

Employment Law
Labour Relations Law
Human Rights Law

Professional Discipline

 OH&S Lawyers

Corporate Governance,
Fiduciary Duties And
Shareholder Disputes
Privacy And Freedom
Of Information
And Benefits

 Disability, Life and Health Insurance

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Overholt Law LLP is a Vancouver-based boutique firm providing high-quality advice and representation in the areas of employment and labour law. Our team is comprised of dedicated and committed professionals who help clients navigate through complex legal issues within the workplace.

Under the leadership of senior lawyer, Carman J. Overholt, K.C., our lawyers have built a solid reputation and proven track record for resolving employment and other legal disputes. We leverage our knowledge and skill as experienced litigators to deliver fair, effective solutions to issues that impact the everyday lives of our clients.

Insightful Advice.
360° Perspectives.

Our firm is a true workplace law boutique. We practice in both employment and labour law. We have deep experience advising both employers and employees.

Having worked extensively on all sides of workplace disputes, we are able to offer comprehensive and creative solutions to even the most complex legal problems in the modern workplace.

Latest From Our Labour & Employment Law Blog

Overcoming remote work conflicts and confusion

With the rise of remote work (or telework), our definition of "office" has expanded to coffee shops, living rooms and even across time zones. As we adapt to these changes, the core principles and laws that govern the workplace remain firmly in place. For remote...

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Understanding arbitration in labour and employment disputes

Navigating the complexities of labour and employment disputes can be daunting for employers. Disputes can take valuable resources away from the business, so resolving them adeptly when they arise is crucial. Arbitration has emerged as a pivotal mechanism to resolve...

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What should be in my executive compensation package?

Taking on an executive role is an exciting step in any employee's career and comes with the potential for various financial benefits and perks. Thus, as a new executive, understanding the intricacies of your compensation package will be vital.  Compensation beyond...

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When you turn to our firm for assistance, we promise you straightforward advice and an intelligent, practical approach to resolving all types of workplace disputes including:

  • Wrongful terminations
  • Human rights complaints
  • Issues arising in unionized environments
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Contracts and severance packages
  • Workers’ Compensation matters
  • Occupational health and safety issues
  • Privacy issues
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