Rachel H Roy specializes in labour and employment law and election law. Rachel also provides legal advice in human rights cases, workers’ compensation matters, and assistance to organizations in relation to privacy law and CRTC compliance. Rachel provides representation at arbitration and various tribunals and courts, including the Labour Relations Board, the Human Rights Tribunal, and Small Claims Court.
Rachel studied law at the University of Manitoba and the University of British Columbia. She also studied international law, including competition law, internet law, and children's rights law at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands.
During her legal studies, Rachel was an intern with the Review Division of WorkSafeBC and at the BC Provincial Court in Surrey. She later worked for the Office of the Chief Judge. Rachel articled with a labour law firm in downtown Vancouver prior to being called to the British Columbia bar.
Prior to joining AQW, Rachel served as in-house counsel for Canada’s NDP during the 2015 federal election.
Rachel is also called to the Ontario bar. In addition to providing legal advice in both BC and Ontario, Rachel is a notary public and commissioner for taking affidavits for the courts and tribunals of both provinces.