UPDATED ON: Wednesday, March 22, 2006
Heenan Blaikie LLP:
From The Globe and Mail
Heenan Blaikie LLP is pleased to announce that Priscilla Platt has joined its Toronto office as Counsel specializing in privacy and access to information law.
Priscilla is well recognized as a leading privacy and information law expert. She brings over 25 years of experience advising on privacy, access to information and related legal issues both in the public and private sectors. An active member of several professional associations, Priscilla was a founding member of the Privacy Law Sections of both the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association, and has served as Chair of both Sections. Priscilla is co-author of Privacy Law in the Private Sector: An Annotation of the Legislation in Canada, and has spoken and published extensively in the area.
Priscilla joins a team of Heenan Blaikie lawyers who provide privacy advice to a broad range of organizations in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors in all industries including retail, financial services, media, health care, health research, consumer products, information technology, insurance and education.
With over 400 lawyers across Canada, and over 125 lawyers in Toronto, Heenan Blaikie is one of Canada’s leading law firms delivering the full scope of legal services and innovative business solutions to clients ranging in size from start-ups to many of Canada’s largest companies, institutions and government bodies.