Tracy Bergeron Lucha practices in the firm’s Labour and Employment Law Department. She assists and represents employers in respect of Workplace Safety and Insurance, Human Rights, and other labour and employment law matters, including wrongful dismissal and labour arbitrations. Tracy regularly represents employers at tribunal hearings including HRTO, WSIB and WSIAT and provides advice regarding obligations under the Employment Standards Act, 2000 and other employment related law and regulation.
Tracy provides services to employers to facilitate assistance in a full spectrum of WSIB matters including entitlement objections, reconsiderations, return to work and work reintegration, transfer of costs and SIEF submissions. She also counsels employers regarding their obligations under the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, including early and safe return to work and severance of employment.
From Tracy’s earlier years of practice in the area of corporate and commercial law, she is well-versed in advising clients on labour and employment-related issues arising out of the purchase and sale of a business, including successor employer obligations and restrictive covenants. Tracy further assists clients with inquiries arising from day-to-day workplace concerns and in the development and drafting of employment-related contracts, workplace policies and handbooks, termination and severance agreements.
- The Law Society of Upper Canada
- Canadian Bar Association
- Ontario Bar Association
- Essex Law Association
Honors + Awards
- University of Windsor School of Law, Community Legal Aid; Pro Bono Students of Canada; Intellectual Property Law Association Women and the Law; Habitat for Humanity; Phi Delta Phi; Windsor Essex Cardiac Rehab
- Laurentian University, with honours; Faculty Scholar, Dean's List; INCO Scholarship for Academic Excellence; Teacher's Assistant; Research Assistant; Data Entry/Statistics Analyst Student Tutor; English Student Senator on Senate for Academic Grievances and Appeals; Sudbury Algorna Hospital, Volunteer and Volunteer Coordinator; Sudbury Jail, Stress and Anger Management Instructor; Cedar Youth Center, Counselor
Civic, Cultural + Social Activities
- St. Joseph Parish Stewardship Committee
- Island Road Runners
- Trenton Athletic Club
- St. Joseph Parish
"The Rubber Band Principle," The 6-Minute Real Estate Lawyer Continuing Legal Education (The Law Society of Upper Canada)
"Exercise and Pregnancy," Sports Medicine
"Personality and Criminal Profile of Adolescent Sexual Offenders, General Offenders in Comparison to Non-Offenders," Psychological Reports
"Executive Functioning and Personality of Adolescent and Adult Offenders vs. Non-Offenders," Undergraduate Thesis, Journal of Offender Rehabilitation