Employment Relations Studies
Faculty of Arts and Science
Jessica is the lead lawyer for the Kingston office of Raven, Cameron, Ballantyne and Yazbeck LLP, a law firm dedicated to the representation of employees and unions. She practices in the areas of labour, employment and administrative law.
Jessica has been successfully advocating on behalf of unions and employees her entire career. Before joining Ravenlaw, Jessica worked at one of the largest trade unions in the country, where she regularly appeared before labour arbitration boards. She also represents individual employees in court, as well as before administrative tribunals, including the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.
She is a proud Kingstonian and a graduate of the Combined Masters of Industrial Relations/JD program at Queen’s University. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Labour Studies and Economics from McMaster University.