Kristine Gorman is a senior associate at Sultan Lawyers who represents both employees and employers in all areas of employment, human rights, disability, and immigration law. Kristine provides timely and practical advice to her clients by harnessing her breadth of experience and leveraging her various industry connections.
Kristine has expertise in advising employees and employers on matters relating to termination of employment, wrongful dismissal, wrongful termination, and constructive dismissal. Kristine routinely reviews employment agreements for employees and advises on matters involving workplace harassment, discrimination, and bullying.
Kristine has represented clients before the Ontario Labour Relations Board, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, the Superior Court of Ontario, and the Court of Appeal for Ontario.
Kristine also has a strong understanding of immigration law, especially as it relates to employees, and is able to provide timely strategy-focussed advice to clients relating to a variety of matters including securing a Labour Market Impact Assessment, work permit or business visitor visa, overcoming inadmissibility issues, and applying for permanent residence in Canada.
Prior to receiving her Juris Doctor from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2015, Kristine obtained a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Highest Honours) from the University of Ottawa, where she specialized in Criminology and completed an internship at the Ottawa Provincial Court.
While at Osgoode Hall Law School, Kristine was presented with several awards and scholarships, including the Harley D. Hallet Renewable Entrance Scholarship and the Honourable Peter deCarteret Cory Award for academic excellence. She was active with volunteering and pro bono work, and also completed the Anti-Discrimination Intensive Program, which allowed her to intern at the Human Rights Legal Support Centre.
Kristine is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, the Advocates’ Society, and Young Women in Law Group.
Kristine is a personable individual who is passionate about creating a positive client experience. She provides practical, results-oriented advice to her clients in a timely fashion.
Note: Kristine will be on maternity leave during 2022-2023. If you need assistance with a legal matter, contact our office at 416-214-5111.
- Law Society of Ontario
- Canadian Bar Association
- Ontario Bar Association
- Advocates’ Society
- Young Women in Law Group
- Juris Doctor, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2015
- B.Soc.Sc., University of Ottawa, 2011