Firm that investigated Ghomeshi claims now probing allegations of inappropriate behaviour in PMO

A high-profile employment law firm has been hired to probe allegations of inappropriate behaviour within the Prime Minister’s Office.

Rubin Thomlinson LLP is the independent third party handling the investigation into Claude-Éric Gagné, the deputy director of operations within the PMO.

Janice Rubin, who led the independent investigation of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation following the dismissal of radio host Jian Ghomeshi, is a partner at the firm.