We spend the majority of our waking hours at work. So, when problems arise in the workplace, whether we experience these problems as a worker, manager or business owner, our personal, professional and financial lives are impacted. Hermie Abraham is the Founder and an Employment Lawyer at Advocation Professional Corporation, an employment law firm that helps employers and employees prevent and resolve problems in the workplace. Hermie has over 20 years of combined experience in human resources (as a Recruiter, Analyst, HR Business Partner and HR Director) and as an employment lawyer. She has successfully represented clients with a myriad of employment law issues including, job terminations, workplace investigations, contract and workplace policy reviews, workplace discrimination, harassment and bullying. Hermie has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Dalhousie University and a Law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, York University.