VP Legal, Cargojet
Fernando Garcia has held the General Counsel role at various companies throughout the last 15 years. He has an MBA, civil and common law degrees, a Master of Industrial Relations, and a Bachelors of Arts degree in Labour Studies. Fernando enjoys speaking and writing about advancing diversity and inclusiveness within the legal profession, as well as speaking about the future of law and how technology is changing and will change the profession. He was named the Thought Leader of 2018 by the Association of Corporate Counsel and Lexology, one of the100 World’s Leading General Counsel by Legal Era Media Group in 2017, received the Professional Contribution Award from the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association and was also named one of the Top 25 Most Influential in the justice system and legal profession in Canada by Canadian Lawyer Magazine.