Legal Counsel for the Hospital Employees' Union
Legal Counsel for the Hospital Employees’ Union
Jonathan Chapnick is legal counsel with the Hospital Employees’ Union (HEU). He also represents the Facilities Bargaining Association in various matters, and serves as Associate Chair of the board of the Joint Facilities Benefits Trust. Jonathan is a frequent contributor to continuing legal education programs, and has written on topics such as informational privacy, gender identity-based discrimination and workplace substance use policies. He is also a research associate with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (BC Office).
Before joining HEU, Jonathan worked in a variety of roles with unions in BC and Ontario. He holds an economics degree from McGill University, and a J.D. from the University of Victoria.