about jay sengupta
Prior to launching her mediation and investigation practice, Jay served for 10 years as a full-time Vice-chair with the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO), where she primarily mediated and decided employment cases alleging harassment and discrimination.
Jay has also served as senior legal counsel at the Office of the Ombudsman of Ontario.
Jay has particular expertise applying human rights law in educational settings. From 2012 to 2018, Jay was part of a specialized team of adjudicators who made up the Child and Youth division of the Social Justice Tribunals of Ontario, focusing on issues relating to children and families. Jay was also a member of the Special Education Tribunal (OSET) and has worked in a senior role in the school board sector.
In addition to her practice as a workplace mediator and investigator, Jay is currently an assessor under the Canadian Armed Forces sexual misconduct class action settlement and an adjudicator with the Law Society Tribunal where she hears capacity, misconduct and other cases involving lawyers and paralegals. In March 2021, Jay was also appointed as a member of the Northwest Territories Human Rights Adjudication Panel.
Jay's reported decisions can be found at the following links:
For more information, please contact Jay at firstname.lastname@example.org.