Bijon Roy practices in the areas of human rights, labour and employment law, administrative law, Charter litigation, and access to information law.
In representing his clients, Bijon has acted in matters before the Ontario Superior Court, Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as administrative tribunals including the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal and Public Service Labour Relations Board. Bijon has developed particular expertise in conducting research under access to information legislation, and regularly incorporates these skills into his litigation practice and other advocacy work.
Bijon earned his law degree at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law (J.D., 2004), and holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from McMaster University (B.A. & Sc. (Hons.) 1999) and the University of Toronto (M.A., 2000). While at law school, Bijon published articles in the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review and Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues, and served on the editorial board of the Journal of Law and Equality.
Prior to joining Champ & Associates, Bijon articled and practiced with a prominent union-side labour firm in Ottawa for seven years, where he acted on behalf of public and private sector unions and employees, with an emphasis on the federal public service.
A record collector and aficionado of obscure and esoteric music, Bijon is also actively involved in community radio through CKCU, where he hosts a bi-weekly music programme and serves as Chair of CKCU’s Board of Directors.
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