Manager, Contracts and Agreements
|Phone:||(613) 520-2600 x 2516|
|Office:||4200A ARISE Building|
Prior to joining IPS, Lesley worked for over ten years in the Ottawa office of an international patent and trademark agency firm. During that time, she provided assistance in a wide range of trademark matters, as well as copyright and domain name issues, including providing guidance and advice in national and international negotiations to foreign and domestic entities as well as negotiating, drafting, and reviewing agreements for national and international clients. She also has extensive experience in interpreting legislation and case law.
Lesley holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Cape Breton University, a Master’s Degree in Political Science from Carleton University, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 2014.
Lesley is the point of contact for government contracts, Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs), Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs), and Data Sharing Agreements (DSAs).