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James C. Lingwood, Associate

  Office:   Edmonton
  Direct Line:   780.482.9237
  Practice Area(s):   Labour & Employment, Municipal
  Law School:   University of Alberta
  Bar Admission(s): Alberta (2011)

An associate in the McLennan Ross Edmonton office focusing on labour and employment and municipal issues.


  • LL.B., University of Alberta
  • M.A.Legal Studies, Carleton University
  • B.A. Legal Studies, Carleton University
  • B.A. Political Studies (Honours), Queen's University

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • Member of the Executive for the Alberta North Division of the Canadian Bar Association - Labour & Employment Section

Community and Volunteer Activities

  • Society for Treatment of Autism: Capital Campaign Fundraiser
  • University of Alberta, Student Legal Services: Volunteer - Provided free legal advice to and representation for low-income persons in criminal trials and proceedings

  • Represents and advises employers and employees concerning a variety of employment (non-union workforce) and labour (unionized workforce) issues, such as:
    • Wrongful dismissal civil actions
    • Grievance arbitrations
    • Bargaining unit certification applications
    • Complaints under the Labour Relations Code
    • Human rights complaints
    • Employment standards obligations, complaints, and appeals
    • Employment and independent contractor contract drafting, interpretation and negotiation
    • Workplace policy drafting and interpretation
    • Privacy and access to information complaints and obligations
  • Represents and advises clients in respect of expropriations under the Expropriation Act
  • Represents and advises clients in matters before Municipal Boards and Councils

  • “Monitoring Employee E-mail and Internet Usage”, Vicki Giles and James Lingwood,  Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers 8th Annual Conference
  •  “Misconduct in the Blogosphere”, Vicki Giles and James Lingwood, Network - Journal of the Human Resource Institute of Alberta
  • "Common Interest Privilege: The Risks of Sharing Work”, Lexology and Legal Library
  • “Smile for the Camera: Cameras on Picket Lines”, Lexology
  • “Pre-Access Testing Rejected in Ontario”, Legal Library, and


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