Jayne is a corporate and commercial lawyer with significant law firm and in-house experience and specific expertise in franchise law.
At Caravel Law, Jayne works with clients on commercial and franchise law related matters. She leverages her many years of in-house and law firm experience to help clients negotiate and draft complex commercial agreements. Her work includes helping domestic and international clients expand their businesses through franchise and other distribution models, as well as assisting individual franchisees with the review of agreements, disclosure documents and issue resolution.
Jayne has extensive experience in drafting franchise agreements, and advising clients on their rights and obligations under local franchise legislation.
As in-house legal counsel to three companies in the industries of real estate, telecommunications, and distribution, Jayne regularly advised on the negotiation and drafting of contracts, and managed a full range of legal issues on behalf of her companies, including IT, employment, promotional events and contest matters. She started her career at a large Toronto law firm, where she acted on a variety of M&A transactions, and assisted with a wide range of commercial agreements.
FORMER FIRMS & IN-HOUSE ROLES
RE/MAX Ontario-Atlantic Canada Inc.
Drive Products Inc.
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
University of Windsor, LL.B. (2004)
Queen’s University, B.A.H. (2001)