Labour and Employment
University of Toronto, J.D.
Ryerson University, B.Comm. (Hons)
Jason Jagpal is an Associate with Samfiru Tumarkin's Labour and Employment practice group in Toronto. In his practice, Jason provides his expertise and legal advice to both employees and employers in a wide range of employment issues, including wrongful dismissal, constructive dismissal, policy changes, employment contracts and human rights matters. Jason strongly advocates for his clients and provides practical solutions in order to resolve matters in an efficient manner. In addition, Jason has trial and arbitration experience which affords his clients the knowledge that their claim is being handled by an experienced litigator.
Prior to joining Samfiru Tumarkin, Jason articled at a boutique firm located in downtown Toronto where he worked solely on employment and labour matters for both employees and large organizations. Following his articles, Jason honed his litigation skills at a mid-size firm located in Toronto which provided him with valuable advocacy experience before the Superior Court of Ontario, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal, the Social Security Tribunal and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario.
Jason received his J.D. from the University of Toronto. He obtained his Bachelor of Commerce, with Honours, in Economics and Human Resources at Ryerson University. He is a member of the Ontario Trial Lawyers' Association, the Advocate's Society, the Ontario Bar Association, the Canadian Bar Association, and the South Asian Bar Association.