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Jennifer Egsgard

Past Life In-House:

Refugee Law Office, Legal Aid Ontario, Lawyer

Past Life Law Firm:

Sills Egsgard LLP

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

Legal Superpowers:

Jennifer is an experienced civil litigator. She has represented clients in actions relating to negligence claims, product liability, contract issues, commercial landlord/tenant disputes, private international law, wrongful dismissal, international trade, and energy law. She has also provided specialized advice in the areas of foreign anti-corruption compliance and foreign expropriation to clients in the mining industry, and regularly speaks on the issue of emerging corporate social responsibility standards and related liability.

Alter Ego:

When not working, Jennifer can often be found beside hockey rinks or in t-ball stands cheering for her two active boys. In other moments she enjoys running with friends, hiking, skiing and taking photos–mostly of her family. For the last several years she has been singing in a local choir that recently hit the road and the performed at the Lincoln Center.

Education:

LL.B., University of Ottawa Law School (2001)

B.A., University of Guelph (1998)