Dennis Ovsyannikov, an associate with the Toronto-area firm Zeilikman Law, focuses on employment and labour law.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in history from York University and earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law. Mr. Ovsyannikov was called to the Ontario Bar in 2012.
Practising exclusively in employment and labour law, Mr. Ovsyannikov advocates on behalf of employers and employees in areas such as the construction industry. He handles disputes, including wrongful dismissals, injunctions, and issues surrounding restrictive covenants, workplace harassment, and disciplinary proceedings.
Fluent in Russian, Mr. Ovsyannikov has represented clients before various courts, as well as provincial and federal administrative tribunals, including the Ontario Court of Justice, the Superior Court of Justice, small claims court, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario.