Alexis Lemajic 

Associate

Alexis Lemajic

Toronto
Brookfield Place, Suite 4400
181 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3

t: 416.865.7084
e: alexis.lemajic@mcmillan.ca

overview

Alexis is an associate in the firm’s Advocacy & Employment Group. She is developing a broad practice, advising employers in all aspects of both provincial and federal law, including employment standards, hiring and dismissal, employment contracts, employment policies, human rights issues, and labour relations.

Alexis joined McMillan as a summer student in 2016 and completed her articles with the firm in 2018. She earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa. Alexis graduated Cum Laude, winning a number of awards including the Emond Harnden Labour Law Prize, and placing on the Dean’s Honour List as well in the semi-finals in the Hicks Morley Labour Law Moot. During law school, Alexis volunteered with a housing justice program for low-income tenants and served as a teaching assistant in the Dean’s Legal Research and Writing Fellowship program. 

Prior to law school, Alexis earned both her Bachelor of Arts (with distinction) and Master of Arts degrees in Criminology from the University of Toronto. 

Publications

Alberta Doing Away with Flexible Averaging Agreements
Weighing Your Options? Reasonable Notice Means Weighing Your Evidence, Count Summary Judgment Out
2018: Year of the Employer? Two (More) Helpful Decisions on Termination Clauses
Through the Looking Glass (Ceiling): Ontario Passes New Act to Close Gender Wage Gap
Remember...the 11th of November? Remembrance Day Becomes a Legal Holiday
Budget 2018: Tempered Private Company Passive Investment Income Changes Unveiled
All Notice and No Work Makes "Working Notice" Null and Void
Character Matters: Don't Be So Quick to (Summary) Judge
Reminder: Changes to Workplace Harassment Rules are Just Around the Corner
2 Become 1: AODA Standards to Consolidate on July 1st

Education

  • University of Toronto, Trinity College (Criminology and Sociology), Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - 2010
  • University of Toronto (Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies) , Master of Arts - 2012
  • University of Ottawa, Juris Doctor - 2017

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Ontario bar - 2018

Practices

employment and labour relations
employment law
employment litigation
harassment and discrimination
labour arbitration
labour relations
mediation

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE)
  • Ontario Bar Association

Awards & Rankings

  • Dean’s List, University of Ottawa
  • 2017 Common Law Section Dean’s Award, University of Ottawa
  • 2016 Emond Harnden Labour Law Prize, University of Ottawa
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Alexis is an associate in the firm’s Advocacy & Employment Group. She is developing a broad practice, advising employers in all aspects of both provincial and federal law, including employment standards, hiring and dismissal, employment contracts, employment policies, human rights issues, and labour relations.

Alexis joined McMillan as a summer student in 2016 and completed her articles with the firm in 2018. She earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa. Alexis graduated Cum Laude, winning a number of awards including the Emond Harnden Labour Law Prize, and placing on the Dean’s Honour List as well in the semi-finals in the Hicks Morley Labour Law Moot. During law school, Alexis volunteered with a housing justice program for low-income tenants and served as a teaching assistant in the Dean’s Legal Research and Writing Fellowship program. 

Prior to law school, Alexis earned both her Bachelor of Arts (with distinction) and Master of Arts degrees in Criminology from the University of Toronto.