Richard Baldwin

Partner Toronto, T: 416.869.8530 C: 416.575.2960 F: 416.862.8247

Karen Farinha, Law Clerk Assistant 416.862.8280 x253


Bar admission

Law Society of Ontario


Queen’s University, B.A.
Queen’s University, LL.B.

Membership and affiliations

Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association


Rick offers workplace leadership, having been our Managing Partner, one of the leading labour relations lawyers in Canada according to the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, and a top lawyer in the area of labour and employment law according to Best Lawyers in Canada. Rick has appeared repeatedly on behalf of employers in labour law proceedings and has negotiated in excess of 400 collective agreements on behalf of employers.

Rick advises on a full range of labour relations issues, for both public and private sector employers including, collective bargaining, interest and rights arbitration, human rights and employment standards. His expertise and practical advice have been sought by both municipal and provincial government with respect to labour relations law and collective bargaining.

Rick is an Advisory Committee Member of Queen’s University, Faculty of Law, Centre for the Law in the Contemporary Workplace.

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