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Shreya Patel

Tel: 416 777 5453 Fax: 1 888 587 5763

Shreya is an associate in our Employment & Labour Group.

Shreya’s practice covers a broad range of labour, employment and human rights matters. She regularly advises private and public sector employers in both unionized and non-unionized environments. Her experience extends to rights and interest arbitration, collective bargaining, labour board proceedings, wrongful dismissal litigation, progressive discipline and termination, human rights proceedings, employment agreements, workplace investigation and judicial review applications.

Prior to joining Torkin Manes, Shreya summered and articled at a boutique management-side labour and employment firm. During law school, Shreya was the Co-Chair of the Advocacy Committee and competed in the Laskin Moot as a member of the Windsor Law team.




  • J.D., University of Windsor, 2017
  • J.D., University of Detroit Mercy, 2017
  • B.A. Honors, Political Science, York University, 2014


  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2018

Publications & Presentations

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Province of Ontario Introduces New Legislation to Cap Public Sector Wages

E-Alert The Ontario Government has introduced new legislation that is entitled Bill 124, Protecting a Sustainable Public Sector for Future Generations Act, 20...
Jun 6, 2019
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The Ontario Government Eliminates Certain Ministry of Labour Approvals

Torkin Manes LegalPoint The Ontario Government has passed Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2019 which amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (the &l...
Apr 8, 2019
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WSIB’s New Policy On Medical Cannabis Will Be In Effect From March 1, 2019

E-Alert The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) has issued a policy on Cannabis for Medical Purposes which will come into effect on March 1, 2019.&nbs...
Feb 20, 2019
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Ontario Government Overturns Previous Labour Reforms

E-Alert On November 21, 2018, Bill 47, the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 received Royal Assent. Bill 47 repealed almost all of the labour and emp...
Nov 23, 2018