Alexa Sulzenko is a partner at the firm’s Toronto office. She primarily litigates, representing employers before the courts and various administrative tribunals in all areas of labour and employment law. Alexa has particular expertise in obtaining injunctive relief related to illegal strike actions, restrictive covenants and other contractual disputes, and in representing employers in judicial reviews and appeals. Alexa has argued before the Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Ontario Divisional Court and Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Labour Relations Board, and other administrative tribunals.
After completing her articles as a clerk to the Justices of the Court of Appeal for Ontario, Alexa was called to the bar in 2009. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced in commercial litigation, class proceedings and appellate litigation at a leading litigation boutique in Toronto.
Alexa mentors law students at the University of Toronto and volunteers with Law Help Ontario and the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF).
EducationAlexa graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with Distinction in 2005, receiving both the Political Studies Medal and the Jaganathan Muraleenathan Book Prize in Philosophy for the highest grades in those programs. In 2008, she received a Juris Doctor with Honours from the University of Toronto, where she was awarded the Leonard Feighman, Q.C. Prize in Evidence.
Memberships & Affiliations
- The Advocates’ Society
- The Canadian Bar Association
- The Ontario Bar Association
- The Toronto Lawyers’ Association