Keith Spencer is a leading information technology lawyer in British Columbia. As the previous Co-Leader of the firm’s Start-Up & Emerging Company Services Group, he provides expert advice to start-up and mature private technology companies. Keith is the recipient of the BC Technology Industry Association’s Bill Thompson Lifetime Achievement Award for his exemplary efforts and his passion for entrepreneurs. Keith’s passion for the technology sector was cultivated early in his legal career, having worked as in-house counsel for the Vancouver-based Wireless Data Group of Motorola, and to D-Wave Systems. A member of numerous boards and advisory boards, Keith plays a significant role in number of early stage and emerging technology companies and technology industry associations. Keith is also involved with a number of community-based organizations, serving on the Boards of Junior Achievement BC, Ocean Wise (Vancouver Aquarium), Science World and the VGH/UBC Hospital Foundation.