Malcolm MacKillop is an attorney and founding member of Shields O’Donnell MacKillop LLP, a boutique labor and employment first in Toronto, Canada. Malcolm has over 30 years of professional experience in law. His professional experience includes work as a successful trial lawyer, professional speaker, professor of law, and author of several leading publications, including Employment Law Solutions, Creative Solutions, and Damage Control.
Malcolm MacKillop earned his degree from UNB Law School, graduating in 1983. After being called to the Newfoundland and Labrador Bar in 1984, Malcolm began working for the St. John’s Evening Telegram as a regular columnist. In the column, Malcolm focused on writing about topics concerning employment law. Over the years, he would become the Founding President and board member of the Mount Pearl Chamber of Commerce.
After passing the Ontario Bar in 1989, Malcolm MacKillop began working at a larger firm in his area, allowing him to grow his career. His practice focuses on employers with strategic employment-related advice and litigating disputes, including just cause, wrongful dismissal, constructive dismissal, human rights, occupational health and safety, employment standards and fiduciary litigation. He is a member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Bar and the Ontario Bar and is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a specialist in civil litigation.
.In addition to his work as a licensed attorney, Malcolm MacKillop also does work for his own non-profit organization, Lawyers International Food Enterprise (LIFE).