TLOMA 2020 Vice President
Human Resource Manager
Robins Appleby LLP
2600-120 Adelaide St.W.,
Toronto, Ontario M5H 1T1
Bernice Durdin is the Human Resources Manager at Robins Appleby LLP. Prior to her current role, she spent the past 3 years as the Human Resources Manager at Baker & McKenzie LLP. Bernice has held various management positions over 21 years' experience working in the legal industry.
Bernice joined Oatley, Purser in 1998 as a Receptionist while completing her Human Resources diploma at Georgian College. In 2002, Oatley, Purser separated off and formed the new firm of Purser, Dooley LLP where Bernice was promoted to role of Office Manager. Over the next few years, two more mergers followed with local Firms in the Barrie area. In 2012, Barriston LLP was formed and Bernice was promoted to Human Resources Manager. In this role, she was responsible for managing 6 offices between Barrie and Haliburton.
Bernice has been actively involved in TLOMA since 2002. During that time Bernice has attended the annual conferences and attends as many SIGs monthly meetings as possible. In 2015, Bernice was previously on the Nominating Committee, in 2017 she was on the Compensation Committee and is the 2017/2018 HR SIG Leader.
In her spare time Bernice enjoys playing golf, working out and spending time with her family and friends.