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David is the founding partner of the Ottawa labour law firm – Jewitt Mcluckie & Associates LLP.
Like the members of the firm, David practices exclusively in the area of employee and union side labour relations and human rights. He represents and advises clients in rights and interest arbitrations, at provincial and federal labour relations tribunals, human rights tribunals and in related litigation in the court system including matters heard in the Supreme Court of Canada.
David has consistently been rated one of the "Best Lawyers in Canada" in the practice area of Labour and Employment Law.
David and the members of Jewitt Mcluckie & Associates LLP encourage and provide cost effective and pro bono legal guidance for those who are facing complex challenges impacting their employment, with a particular emphasis on supporting those struggling with temporary or permanent disabilities.
David also has a passion for yoga and meditation and has studied extensively in this area visiting teachers in India and Tibet. He is the former owner of Santosha Yoga studio in Ottawa and continues to teach yoga and Mindfulness workshops and retreats. Last year David co-facilitated "The Mindful Lawyer – Ethics and Mindfulness in the Practice of Law”, a CPD accredited workshop for lawyers and an Embodied Yoga and Mindfulness retreat in Costa Rica.
Laurena Nash – Legal Assistant
At Jewitt McLuckie & Associates, we are committed to finding creative legal solutions for working people in their relationships with employers. As specialists in labour and human rights, we provide dynamic advocacy and legal representation to unions and employees.
We know that it takes strength and courage to stand up and fight for your workplace and employment rights. We fight the good fight on your behalf to achieve beneficial long-term gains.