Heather M. Jensen

Heather M. Jensen

hmjensen@plaxtonlaw.com
tel: 306-653-1500

Heather regularly represents union clients in labour arbitrations and before labour relations boards and courts. She also advises non-unionized employees and professionals on a variety of legal issues related to employment. She joined the firm in 2009.

Heather received a Bachelor of Humanities from Carleton University in 2000, a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Saskatchewan in 2005, and a Master of Laws from the University of Victoria in 2013. Her LL.M. work focused on unionization of agricultural workers in British Columbia.

Heather believes in the power of education. She has worked in term positions as an Assistant Professor at the University of Saskatchewan College of Law, teaching law students about legal research and writing, trusts law, administrative law, tort law and labour and employment law. She also lectures for a variety of labour organizations and community groups.

Heather is a member of the Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers and the Canadian Bar Association. From 2008 to 2015, Heather served on the Board of Directors of Public Legal Education Association of Saskatchewan (PLEA), and was the president of the PLEA board from 2013-2015.