BARBARA RUSSELL is the Director of Human Resources at Lenczner Slaght.

Barbara brings more than two decades of experience in the legal field to her role as Lenczner Slaght's human resources director. Prior to joining the firm in 2003, she held managerial positions at several other Toronto law offices.

Barbara oversees the delivery of all human resources services and also leads the development of new programs, policies and procedures to ensure the efficient operation of the firm. Her areas of responsibility include organizational development, recruitment and employment, compensation and benefits, employee relations, payroll, and the development of legal secretarial and administrative support.

Barbara is the 2016 Chair of The Law Office Management Association's Compensation Committee which provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits survey to law firms in Ontario.

Ryerson University (2006) Certificate in Human Resources