Lisa is a business-minded senior legal professional who has significant experience working in-house where she developed invaluable experience in the financial services, banking and hotel sector.
Mergers and Acquisitions; Transaction financing; Corporate and Commercial; Contract; Corporate Governance; Employment; Franchise; Information Technology; Litigation; Regulatory; Securities; Corporate Secretarial and Board work.
Former firms & in-house roles:
InnVest Hotels LLP, Royal Bank of Scotland (Canada), Blackrock Asset Management, MacQuarie Financial Inc., HSBC (Canada), Citigroup Asia (Singapore), Merrill Lynch (UK)
Lisa is solution focused, strategic executive with over 20 years of general management and legal counsel background within domestic and international markets in both financial services and real estate. Lisa offers a powerful track record of significant cost savings and has led over $3 billion in deals resulting in successful business transitions and change management integrations. She brings expertise in effectively creating and implementing process and procedural improvements to grow and add value for the business and stakeholders.
Lisa has experience as General Counsel – a role which included her taking accountability for legal and HR budgets and day-to-day legal, compliance and corporate secretarial work; and significant global experience working for international institutions as General Counsel for InnVest hotels, RBS Canada, MacQuarie, Blackrock as well as other banks and financial institutions
Lisa always employs good business judgment and a collaborative work ethic in her practice. She is detail oriented, cost conscious and prides herself on her ability to implement strong processes, identify and close gaps, and provide expert level strategy advice.
- University of Western Ontario, (LL.B)
- University of Western Ontario (B.A., Hons)