Jessica Schissler


Admitted to the Ontario Bar: 2020

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Jessica is a passionate labour and employment law advocate. She is a natural problem solver who uses her strong communication skills to provide clients with efficient legal advice on workplace issues.  

Jessica is a member of the firm’s Workplace Law Group. Her practice focuses on labour and employment-related matters, such as employment contracts, policies, grievances and collective bargaining, as well as civil and commercial actions involving employment disputes. She also has experience with general litigation, including professional liability disputes.

Selected Speaking Engagements

"Update on Employment Law: Trends and Changes in the First Half of 2023," Aird & Berlis LLP Workplace Webinar, June 21, 2023.

"Work From Home: The New Normal?," Aird & Berlis LLP Workplace Webinar, March 1, 2023. 

Selected Publications

"The Future of Working From You. You Asked, We Answered," co-authored with Meghan Cowan, Aird & Berlis LLP, March 30, 2023.

"Mark Your Calendars: Ontario Releases Further Guidance to Employers on Electronic Monitoring Policies," co-authored with Meghan Cowan, Aird & Berlis LLP Workplace Law Bulletin, July 28, 2022.

"Developments in Employment Law in 2021, and What’s Ahead in 2022," Co-authored with Daria (Dasha) Peregoudova, Ontario Bar Association's Labour & Employment Law Section, February 23, 2022.

"Workplace Law Year in Review (and Looking Ahead to 2022)," Co-authored with Daria (Dasha) Peregoudova, Aird & Berlis LLP Workplace Law Bulletin, December 31, 2021.


  • JD, Western University, 2019
  • BAH, Queen’s University, 2016