Lauren has a broad commercial litigation practice involving complex contractual disputes, employment law, intellectual property and privacy law, commercial and residential leasing, real estate litigation and judgment enforcement proceedings. She has appeared before all levels of Ontario courts and at tribunals.

Lauren represents a diverse clientele, ranging from large corporations and public organizations to small businesses and individuals.

During law school, Lauren was an executive member of Artists' Legal Advice Services and served as senior editor for the Journal of International Law and International Relations.

Lauren volunteers with various anti-domestic violence non-profits in Toronto, including The Redwood shelter for women and children.

Before joining WeirFoulds LLP, Lauren worked at a commercial litigation and arbitration boutique in Toronto.

Lauren is an associate in the litigation practice group.

Lauren has a broad commercial litigation practice involving complex contractual disputes, employment law, intellectual property and privacy law, commercial and residential leasing, real estate litigation and judgment enforcement proceedings. She has appeared before all levels of Ontario courts and at tribunals.

Lauren represents a diverse clientele, ranging from large corporations and public organizations to small businesses and individuals.

During law school, Lauren was an executive member of Artists' Legal Advice Services and served as senior editor for the Journal of International Law and International Relations.

Lauren volunteers with various anti-domestic violence non-profits in Toronto, including The Redwood shelter for women and children.

Before joining WeirFoulds LLP, Lauren worked at a commercial litigation and arbitration boutique in Toronto.

Publications

"ONCA considers the "reasonable investigation" defence in securities class actions", October 2017

"Jurisprudential Roundup: Notable Decisions and Your Commercial Arbitration Case," presented at The Commons Institute's program entitled 240 Minutes on Commercial Arbitration, February 2015 (with Igor Ellyn)

"Use of Financial Experts: Cross-Examining Business Valuators and Forensic Accountants", presented at Federated Press Publications' program entitled Expert Witnesses in Business Litigation, May 2014 (with Igor Ellyn)

Co-authored the "Canada" chapter in Dennis Campbell and Christian Campbell, eds., International Liability of Corporate Directors, 2nd Edition, Juris Publishing, 2013

"Updated Approach Needed on Reproductive Technology Law", The Lawyers Weekly, 21 September 2007 (with Gerald Chipeur and Stephanie Chipeur)

Awards & Recognition

Sylvia Kopald Selekman Prize for excellence in economics, Columbia University

Affiliations

Law Society of Upper Canada 

Ontario Bar Association

Canadian Bar Association

The Advocates' Society

 

Associate

Toronto
Direct 416.947.5055
Fax 416.365.1876
llackie@weirfoulds.com

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Civil Litigation

Called to the Bar
Ontario (2010)
Education
University of Toronto
2009 J.D.

University of Toronto
2009 M.A.
International Relations

Barnard College, Columbia University
2004 B.A.
in Economics, (Hons.)

Awards & Recognition
Sylvia Kopald Selekman Prize for excellence in economics, Columbia University
Affiliations

Law Society of Upper Canada 

Ontario Bar Association

Canadian Bar Association

The Advocates' Society

 

Called to the Bar

Ontario (2010)

Education

University of Toronto
2009 J.D.

University of Toronto
2009 M.A.
International Relations

Barnard College, Columbia University
2004 B.A.
in Economics, (Hons.)