Helping journalists, producers and conference planners find the female guests, speakers and expert sources they need.

Hermie Abraham

Employment Lawyer and Owner, Advocation Professional Corporation

Employment law, wrongful dismissal, workplace policies, discrimination, harassment


Workers in Ontario and Quebec filed over 5,700 coronavirus-related complaints

Coronavirus Q&A: Toronto employment lawyer answered your questions about worker rights and insurance during COVID-19

Why are there still so few Black lawyers on Bay Street?


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.


  • employment law
  • wrongful dismissal
  • workplace policies
  • discrimination
  • harassment

Sign up to receive workshop notifications, occasional blog posts and our quarterly newsletter

JOURNALISTS: Sign up to receive alerts for sources for breaking news stories