Jacqueline Kwok-Mejri

Education
University of Saskatchewan, Juris Doctor, 2005
University of Saskatchewan, Bachelor of Arts

Professional Affiliations
Saskatchewan: 2007
Alberta: 2008

Biography

Jacqueline joined Sawers Law in 2008 and has practiced employment law and represented employees since that time. Jacqueline represents all levels of employees in all aspects of employment and workplace law. She regularly advises employees on issues of: wrongful dismissal, constructive dismissal, severance reviews, human rights, restrictive covenants, employment contracts, employment standards and the enforceability of termination provisions. Jacqueline has appeared before all levels of courts in Alberta, and often represents employees at mediation and before a variety of administrative tribunals.

While Jacqueline has earned a reputation for her tenacity and perseverance in court she has also developed an excellent reputation (both at the firm but more importantly, with employer counsel), for her ability to often resolve matters before resorting to litigation. Her reputation is best described as “tough but fair”.

Jacqueline received her B.A. in Sociology, with a minor in Women and Gender

Studies from the University of Saskatchewan and subsequently obtained her Juris Doctor in 2005 (also from the U of S). She has been called to both the Saskatchewan and Alberta Bar.

When she is not at work, Jacqueline can be found traveling the world (with her son and Husband), to: The United States, Cuba, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Hong Kong, China, and Africa.

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With over 35 years of combined experience in the legal field, the lawyers at Sawers Barristers & Solicitors are committed to helping every client with their unique employment challenges. They can provide advice about any labour or employment problem, and can represent employees in negotiations, hearings, and litigation if necessary. No matter how complex the case, Sawers Barristers & Solicitors is there to make sure that your rights are protected and your best interests are served. They have served thousands of clients in the Calgary area and across Western Canada, and have earned a reputation as professional, tenacious, and efficient legal advocates. Sawers Barristers & Solicitors is located at #920 250 5th St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R4 or they may be reached by calling (866) 790-3221.