Laura Mensch


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Laura is a highly experienced management-side labour and employment lawyer. She provides practical, timely and client-specific advice to employers in the areas of labour, employment, occupational health and safety and human rights law. Laura acts for a wide variety of employers in both federally and provincially regulated industries such as health care and related health services, energy, manufacturing, construction, information technology, and financial and professional services. She also acts for municipalities, private schools, government entities and regulators, and First Nations.

Laura has appeared before all levels of court in Alberta as well as before the Alberta Labour Relations Board, human rights tribunals and other administrative tribunals. She also provides strategic advice to clients in relation to workplace restructuring and mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining BLG, Laura practiced with another national law firm.


À l'extérieur de BLG

Activités professionnelles

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, CACE (Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers)

Activités communautaires

  • Volunteer, CPHR Alberta
  • Board Member, Westside Recreation Centre
  • Past Board Member, Human Resources Association of Calgary
  • Past Volunteer, Student Legal Assistance, University of Calgary
  • Past Volunteer Instructor, Trial Advocacy, University of Calgary Law School
  • Volunteer, Trails West Hockey Association

Bar Admission & Education

  • Alberta, 1999
  • LL.B., Université de Calgary, 1998
  • Master of Public Administration, Université Queen’s, 1995
  • BA (With Great Distinction), University of Lethbridge, 1991