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Chris West


Direct Phone: 416-865-5333
Office Phone: 416-365-9320
Fax: 416-365-0695


Laurie Ormston
Phone: 416-365-9320 x104


Commercial Litigation

Employment Law and Litigation

Executive Employment Law and Litigation


Robert L. Colson

Jameel Madhany

Michael Winterstein

Chris West

Chris is an associate at Teplisky, Colson LLP and a member of the Colson group. His practice includes a broad range of employment and commercial litigation matters.

Chris has represented both employees and employers in wrongful and constructive dismissal claims, human rights complaints, employment contract negotiations, terminations and the drafting and implementation of workplace policies.

In addition to acting on employment matters, Chris also has experience acting for clients in shareholder disputes, breach of contract and misappropriation claims and real property disputes.

Chris approaches files from a practical perspective and enjoys finding creative solutions to complex problems. Chris is also very comfortable litigating and has appeared before several courts and tribunals, including Ontario’s Superior Court of Justice and Court of Appeal.

Chris received his Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from Lakehead University and his J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2017.

Chris works directly with Robert Colson, Michael Winterstein and Jameel Madhany.

Ontario 2017

  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from Lakehead University
  • J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School

Professional Memberships:
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association