Christopher Achkar

CHRISTOPHER ACHKAR – Toronto Employment and Human Rights Lawyer – focuses his law practice exclusively on Employment Law, Labour Law, Human Rights, and Corporate and Commercial litigation.

 

Christopher works with both employees and employers regarding all their employment law needs, including Human Rights issues as well as business litigation issues.

He represents clients at multiple levels of the Court including Tribunals like the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, Canadian Human Rights Commission, Ontario Labour Relations Board, and Workplace Safety and Insurance Board.

Christopher also practices in Corporate and Commercial litigation and disputes, including shareholder agreements, contract disputes, construction law, liens, incorporations, compliance, and other business law issues.

He worked and continues to work with top Toronto law firms and legal professionals and has experience working at the Federal Courts of Appeal of Canada.

Christopher is on the Board of Directors of Beyond Reasonable Doubt Community, a non-profit organization that helps spread legal awareness and access to justice.

In his free time, Christopher enjoys playing rugby, golf and swimming, and he likes playing the piano, guitar, violin, and the drums.


  • ASSOCIATIONS

    - Canadian Bar Association
    - Ontario Bar Association
    - The Advocates' Society
    - Toronto Lawyers Association

  • CERTIFICATES

    - Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
    - Advanced LexisNexis / Quicklaw Legal Research
    - Advanced Westlaw Legal Research

  • LANGUAGES

    - French
    - English
    - Arabic