Amelia Phillips, an associate with the firm MacDonald & Associates in Toronto, focuses on employment law.
After graduating from the International Baccalaureate, Ms. Phillips graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from the University of Toronto’s Trinity College in 2004. She earned her Juris Doctor from Western University in 2009 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2010.
Focusing on employment law, Ms. Phillips handles corporate litigation matters, including injunctive relief cases. Her clients include large corporations and municipal and provincial governments.
In law school, Ms. Phillips was an editor for The Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence. She completed her degree on exchange to the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law where she was selected to clerk at an international court.
After her call to the bar, Ms. Phillips founded and subsequently sold, a global company before re-entering the legal profession in 2017.
In addition to her legal career, Ms. Phillips sits on the board of directors for Trails Youth Initiatives, a non-profit that works with vulnerable youth.