1000 de la Gauchetière St W, Suite 900, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 2011 (QC); 2002 (Paris)
Elisa co-leads BLG’s Privacy and Data Protection practice group and is the Montréal Regional Leader of the firm's Technology Law Group. An expert in privacy and technology law, she advises multinational and Canadian companies on strategic issues related to global privacy compliance, big data and AI projects, anti-spam and data breaches. Elisa also assists clients with technology transactions and valorisation, including in the context of M&A, research projects, outsourcing and licensing agreements. She speaks regularly at international conferences and authored several publications on the topic of privacy and technology, including Managing Privacy in a Connected World (LexisNexis Canada, 2020), and co-authored Practical Guide to E-Commerce and Internet Law (LexisNexis Canada, 2015). Elisa is an officer of the Technology Law Committee of the International Bar Association and a member of the Canadian Advisory Board of the International Association of Privacy Professionals. Recognized in the 2022 edition (and since 2021) of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Privacy and Data Security Law) and was included in a second category in 2022 (Technology Law). Also appears in Chambers and Who's Who Legal. Called to the Paris Bar in 2002 and the Québec Bar in 2011.