M. Olanyi Parsons

Olanyi Parsons is the principal lawyer of OP Law. Olanyi is a results oriented lawyer who strives to achieve optimal solutions while providing quality client services.Olanyi has worked in the field of human rights, labour and employment since the year 2003 when he worked at the Ontario Human Rights Commission as an Investigator. Olanyi graduated from the University of Windsor Law School in the year 2009. He was the recipient of the McTague Law Firm Award for Excellence in Employment and Labour Law. Olanyi then worked in a full service law firm in downtown Toronto where he practised human rights, labour law and employment law, as well as civil litigation.

Olanyi represents both employers and employees in workplace issues.  His practice includes wrongful dismissal, constructive dismissal, termination, severance packages, human rights, disability and accommodation, harassment, employment contracts, workers’ compensation, workplace health and safety, negligent misrepresentation, and all other related areas of employment law. Olanyi is respected for his resolute advocacy and ability to negotiate a fair and reasonable settlement in a cost efficient manner.Olanyi has appeared before various administrative tribunals, including the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, the Ontario Labour Relations Board, as well as Employment Standards hearings and labour arbitrations. Olanyi has also appeared in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and drafted submissions for the Ontario Court of Appeal with respect to employment litigation.

Olanyi is often retained as a neutral third party to conduct workplace investigations into allegations of discrimination, harassment and other workplace issues. He also provides due diligence advice to companies and government institutions dealing with human rights or employment-related matters.

Email: oparsons@oplaw.ca