Catherine (or Scotty, as she is often known), is a senior corporate commercial lawyer, trusted advisor and former executive of a global technology company.
Catherine’s unique education (triple joint degree of Civil Law, Common Law, and an MBA) has enabled her to provide proactive, business-friendly advice to all types and levels of business, legal, and technology clients.
Catherine is also an engaging public speaker, speaking on many topics including privacy law, technology law, and small law department operations.
Through the In-House Advisor Program, Catherine can help you no matter where you are at in your journey:
from setting up your business
(BC Incorporations; Unlimited Liability Companies; Federal Incorporations; Extraprovincial Registrations; Cross-Border Registrations; Limited Partnerships; VCCs; Business Name Registrations)
to making sure that your business is compliant
(Preparing and maintaining corporate documents, filings and registrations and the corporate records books; staying up to date on changes to regulatory environment; drafting, reviewing corporate policies, procedures and programs; recommending risk management methods and strategies specific to each client; working with different functions throughout the company to ensure compliance with regulatory and contractual obligations; assisting on matters related to intellectual property protection and compliance, including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secrets and open source software; managing company compliance programs related to various global legislations.)
to running the day-to-day operations of your business
(Providing timely, proactive and solution-oriented legal advice and strategy recommendations; drafting, reviewing, and providing legal advice on all types of contracts (MSAs and SOWs, supplier contracts, clients, consultant contracts, NDA’s, EULA’s, T&C’s, Privacy Policies, Cookies Policies, manufacturing, distribution, licensing, employment agreements, letters of intent, memorandums of understanding)).
to funding or special projects
(Advising on major business transactions, including acquisitions, financing, investments and partnerships; assisting with company shares & options administration & governance; advising on corporate structuring, corporate transactions and governance; assisting with share and asset purchase agreements; drafting or responding to RPF’s and RFQ’s).
Catherine’s goal is to help her clients with their legal needs, so that her clients can focus on what they do best.
Please understand that contacting us does not create a solicitor-client relationship. Do not send any confidential information to us until we have agreed to act on your behalf.