Lisa Danay Wallace



Lisa Danay Wallace

Lisa Danay Wallace is an information technology and intellectual property lawyer with key experience in a diverse range of sectors and a particular interest in new and emerging technologies.

Lisa Danay Wallace practises in the areas of information technology and intellectual property law with a focus on high tech and Internet-based companies. She also acts for companies from all industries in order to assist them when they are customers of technology, and with their privacy and other compliance needs.

While completing her law degree, Lisa worked in-house assisting legal counsel at one of Canada’s most successful rapid growth technology start-ups. After being called to the bar, she gained additional in-house experience during a secondment with a Canadian payments network.

Lisa has hands on experience drafting and negotiating a wide array of contractual agreements. Her experience allows her to manage files independently and as part of a team. She has a passion for new technology, and for assisting clients in contracting for new and emerging technologies.

Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada: Ones to Watch as an upcoming leading practitioner in Information Technology Law

  • Member-at-Large, Ontario Bar Association, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law Section (2021-2022)
Called to the Bar
  • Ontario, 2015

  • J.D., University of Ottawa
  • H.B.A., McMaster University
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Technology Law Association (CAN-TECH)
  • Toronto Intellectual Property Group

Corporate Directorship

  • Board Member, Canadian Technology Law Association (CAN-TECH)
  • Chair, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law Section Executive, Ontario Bar Association

Upcoming Event


Young Lawyers Summit – Canadian Lawyer

Associates Robert Eisenberg (Leasing Practice Group) and Lisa Danay-Wallace (IP/IT Practice Group) will be speaking at the 2021 Young Lawyers Summit being hosted by Canadian Lawyer on…View Event

Speaking Engagements

Speaker, "Innovation in the law: The next stage of tech ", 2021 Young Lawyers Summit, Canadian Lawyer, Online, November 25, 2021
Moderator, “Women in Tech: What is Technology-facilitated Gender-based Violence and How are Social Media Platforms Fostering/Mitigating It?”, 2021 Can-Tech Law Annual Conference, Online, October 20 and October 21, 2021
Program Co-chair, "The Future of Innovation: Fundamental Shifts in IP and IT Law", OBA Information Technology & Intellectual Property Law, OBA's Institute, February 4, 2020
Program Chair, "Video Game Law 2.0: Essential and Emerging Issues", OBA Entertainment, Media and Communications Law and Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law Sections, June 5, 2018
Program Chair, "Packing Your Digital Suitcase - Understanding Your Professional Obligations When Client Data Crosses Borders", OBA Information Technology & Intellectual Property Law, International Law, and Law Practice Management Section, April 13, 2018

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