Tawanda is an associate lawyer in the Toronto office. He completed his articling term at the Firm after obtaining a Masters of Law at Osgoode Hall Law School. He also holds a Masters of Law from the University of Cape Town in South Africa, where he specialized in Employment and Labour Law. Prior to joining the Firm, Tawanda worked for a number of law firms in Zimbabwe and South Africa. He was also the Assistant Prosecutor for University Student Discipline during his studies at Rhodes University.
Tawanda’s past experience and extensive legal studies have instilled in him a profound understanding of the legal framework that governs the modern day workplace. Given his familiarity with multiple legal systems, Tawanda is also uniquely positioned to assist cross-jurisdictional employers navigate the Canadian regulatory landscape.
Complementing the depth of his legal knowledge, Tawanda offers clients across all industries and sectors practical and proactive guidance designed to reduce liability and increase business efficacy. Fluent in both English and Shona, Tawanda provides advice and representation in all areas of management-side labour, employment, and human rights law.
When he is not practicing law, Tawanda enjoys fitness, golf, safari, and house boat game viewing, particularly at Lake Kariba in Zimbabwe.