Our Team

Ronald S. Minken, B.A. (Hon.), LL.B.

Ronald S. Minken, B.A. (Hon.), LL.B.

What started as an early interest in people’s legal rights and responsibilities grew into a life-long career in employment law. Well known by employees, employers, the legal, HR and business communities, locally, nationally and abroad, as a leader of a dynamic team of professionals, Ron Minken heads Minken Employment Lawyers – a Global Award Winning […]

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Sara A. Kauder, LL.B.

Sara A. Kauder, LL.B.

Sara has the kind of clear-sighted objectivity that clients find invaluable in a trusted advisor. Sara is an employment law expert known for helping both employees and employers with the challenges they face, including matters relating to wrongful dismissal, constructive dismissal, human rights issues, workplace violence and harassment as well as the drafting of employment […]

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Kyle D. Burgis, B.A. (Hon.) LL.B.

Kyle D. Burgis, B.A. (Hon.) LL.B.

Kyle represents employer and employee clients with respect to human rights complaints, wrongful and constructive dismissals, employment standards violations, employment contract disputes, allegations of violence and harassment at the workplace and other workplace related issues. He is also very skilled in providing legal guidance on the drafting of policies, contracts and other documentation protecting the […]

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Aneesha C.S. Lewis (B.A. (Hons.), J.D.)

Aneesha C.S. Lewis (B.A. (Hons.), J.D.)

Aneesha is a skilled lawyer practicing exclusively in the area of employment law. She represents employers and employees involved in matters of terminations, (wrongful and constructive dismissal), human rights issues, workplace violence and harassment, employment standards violations, and other workplace related issues. Aneesha also provides strategic advice and guidance with respect to preparation and review […]

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Timothy M. Carter, B.Comm., LL.B., Counsel

Timothy M. Carter, B.Comm., LL.B., Counsel

In June of 2015, Mr. Carter retired from active practice with the best wishes of our firm. He will continue to assist the firm as a member of its caselaw review group. Mr. Carter has served as general counsel to significant GTA corporations, such as Honeywell Canada. He practiced business and employment law for many years, […]

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Stephanie Song, Employment Law Clerk

Stephanie Song, Employment Law Clerk

Stephanie’s choice of career in law stems from her desire to help people in need access the justice system with high quality representation and advocacy. Stephanie received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Xi’an International Studies University (formerly Xi’an Foreign Languages University) in 1997, specializing in International Business, with a minor in French. She is […]

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Nimette Chagani, Client Services Administrator

Nimette Chagani, Client Services Administrator

Nimette’s career choices are deeply rooted in her desire to help people. People skills, professionalism and a caring personality make Nimette a valuable member of our support team. Her educational background and experience in Human Resources as well as interest in employment law led Nimette to joining Minken Employment Lawyers. As Client Services Administrator, she […]

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Louise Paterson, Client Services Coordinator/Administrative Assistant

Louise Paterson, Client Services Coordinator/Administrative Assistant

Although Louise’s responsibilities include various tasks from preparation of documents to accounting data entry, Louise’s true passion is working with people. She enjoys assisting all members of the firm as well as the firm’s clients in her day-to-day functions. A positive attitude, flexibility and a genuine interest in people are some of Louise’s outstanding qualities […]

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Natasha Krestinina, Office Manager

Natasha Krestinina, Office Manager

Natasha joined the firm in 1997 as a Legal Assistant, but her natural business and marketing sense found their application as she progressively took over general management of the firm. Throughout her legal career, Natasha’s ongoing interest in continuing her legal and management education has equipped her to oversee the firm’s marketing, technology, human resources, […]

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Li Wang, Employment Law Clerk

Li Wang, Employment Law Clerk

Few stones are left unturned when Li works on a case. She is known for her exceptionally thorough knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure, and clients know they can trust her to keep the details of their case organized and on track. Li carries an extensive list of educational achievements and business experience. After […]

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Kim Wobito, Employment Law Clerk

Kim Wobito, Employment Law Clerk

Kim’s diverse experience in law and business consistently shows through in her ability to analyze new situations and find practical approaches to each case. Her action-oriented work attitude and habit of looking at cases from all angles are essential parts of the firm’s team. After graduating as a Law Clerk from Seneca College in 1996, […]

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