Scott Wickenden’s practice is focused primarily on labour and employment law, civil litigation, residential real estate, administrative law, and wills and estates. He advises employers and individuals in relation to all labour and employment issues, both union and non-union. He has dealt with all employment matters including occupational health and safety prosecutions, human rights complaints, wrongful dismissals and employment standards hearings.
Scott’s litigation practice includes handling defence work for a number of corporate clients as well as estate litigation.
Scott has appeared in front of the Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench, Saskatchewan Court of Appeal, Saskatchewan Provincial Court, Tax Court of Canada, Federal Court of Canada, Saskatchewan Labour Relations Board and has completed many arbitrations. Scott was a Labour Standards adjudicator from 2011 to 2012.
- Saskatchewan, 1998
- Bachelor of Laws, University of Saskatchewan, 1997
- Bachelor of Arts (High Honours), University of Saskatchewan, 1994
- University of Saskatchewan, College of Law, Mentor to students, ongoing
- Minor Soccer coach, 2013-2014
Awards & Recognition
- "Best Lawyers in Canada"
- Administrative and Public Law, 2021
- Labour and Employment Law, 2021
Memberships & Associations
- Canadian Bar Association
- Law Society of Saskatchewan
- Saskatoon Bar Association
- Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
“Employment Standards Under the Saskatchewan Employment Act”, Lorman Services, 2014
“Focus on Labour Law”, Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2013
Innovation Place Speakers Series on topics including labour & employment law and wills & estates, 2009-2014
College of Commerce, University of Saskatchewan, Business Law Guest Lecture, multiple occasions
“Employment Law in a Non-Union Environment - Employment Contracts”, Saskatchewan Legal Education Society, Seminar Presenter, 2007
“Buying and Selling of a Business-Key Labour and Employment Law Issues”, Saskatchewan Legal Education Society, Seminar Presenter, 2007
“Risk Management Issues”, Insurance Brokers Association of Saskatchewan, Seminar Presenter, 2005-2006