Torkin Manes LLP

Lisa R. Lifshitz

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Head of Technology, Privacy and Data Management Group and Emerging Technology Group and partner in Business Law Group. Expertise in preparing and negotiating technology agreements, with particular expertise in cloud computing agreements, digital commerce and data security. Considerable experience helping non-Canadian companies, especially American entities, to create appropriate legal agreements for entry into the Canadian marketplace. Advises Canadian and international clients on compliance with Canadian privacy requirements.


Ontario Bar, 1995

Professional Memberships

American Bar Association, Canadian Technology Law Association - Past President and Director, October 2013 - October 2017, Toronto Computer Lawyers Group, Ontario Bar Association, ITechLaw


Author, Canadian Lawyer’s IT Girl column; Editorial Board Member, ABA’s Business Law Today and SciTech Lawyer, co-editor and a contributor to Cloud 3.0: Drafting and Negotiating Cloud Computing Agreements, published in May 2019 by the American Bar Association