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Year called to bar: 1998 (QC)
Éloïse Gratton is a partner and national co-leader of the Privacy and Data Protection Group at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. She offers strategic advice to companies and their boards of directors relating to best business practices relevant to the monetization of big data and the use of artificial intelligence, in addition to providing support in crisis management situations (e.g. security breaches, privacy commissioners’ investigations, class actions). Éloïse’s publications are consulted in Canada and abroad, used in law courses, and cited in academic journals as well as in landmark privacy decisions by the Supreme Court of Canada. She authored various publications, including Internet and Wireless Privacy: A Legal Guide to Global Business Practices, one of the first technology and privacy books in Canada (CCH, 2003). Her recent works include Managing Privacy in a Connected World (LexisNexis 2020) and Privacy in the Workplace, 4th edition (LexisNexis, 2017). She was recently honoured by Canadian Lawyer Magazine as a forward thinker in an article about the country’s 25 most influential lawyers, as well as selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Influential Women by the Women's Executive Network (WXN) in the CIBC Trailblazers & Trendsetters category.