Andrea is an accomplished attorney and a trusted strategic advisor with proficiency in negotiating complex commercial deals.
Corporate; Corporate Governance; Employment; Information Technology; Privacy & Data Security; Public/Private Partnerships; Transactional/Financing; Procurement; Anti-Bribery; Anti-Spam; Competition Law
Former firms & in-house roles:
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP; Johnson & Johnson Inc
Andrea is a dynamic legal professional well-versed in collaborating closely with commercial teams to achieve superior legal and business results. Andrea leverages her legal and business experience to develop innovative business models and formulate sustainable growth strategies grounded in emerging market trends and evolving regulatory landscapes. She is experienced in commercial, intellectual property, privacy, litigation, anti-bribery and corruption; she often coordinates with global teams, local colleagues, and external counsel to tackle these matters and provide strategic guidance.
Andrea also advises on mergers, licensing, acquisitions, and divestitures, offering essential legal and compliance counsel during periods of transition and change associated with the integration of acquired businesses. Andrea’s strong business acumen and balanced approach to risk management, position her as an excellent and engaged counsel.
Queen’s University (LL.B)
York University (M.B.A.)