Simone Ostrowski is an associate with Koldorf Stam LLP. Simone’s practice focuses on all aspects of workplace law, including labour, employment, human rights and occupational health and safety law
Having appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Labour Relations Board, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal, as well as before Labour arbitrators, Simone has broad litigation experience.
Simone obtained her Juris Doctor from Queen’s University in 2013. In law school, Simone was awarded the David Sabbath course prize in Human Rights Law, and was on the Dean’s List for the academic years 2011-2012 and 2012-2013. Upon graduation, Simone received the Law Society of Upper Canada Award for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Studies, awarded to the top 15 graduating students from each law school in Ontario.
Before joining Koldorf Stam LLP, Simone worked at the Queen’s Legal Aid Clinic, and articled and practiced at a labour law boutique. She also worked at an employment law boutique in Toronto, where she represented a variety of clients.
Simone’s Professional Membership & Volunteer Work:
The Advocates Society
Ontario Bar Association’s Labour and Employment, Civil Litigation, and Workplace Safety sections
Simone’s Education & Bar Admittance
Admitted to practice law in Ontario in 2014
Bachelor of Laws, Queen’s University, 2013
Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of Toronto