Lisa R. Lifshitz

Partner, Torkin Manes LLP

Partner in the Business Law Group at Torkin Manes LLP, Lisa is also leader of the Firm’s Technology, Privacy, and Data Management Group with specialization in IT and privacy/cybersecurity law. Chair of the Robotics and AI Subcommittee, Cyberspace Committee, American Bar Association (ABA) Business Law Section. Council Member, Business Law Section, ABA. Editorial Board Member, The Sci-Tech Lawyer, Science and Technology Section, ABA. Past President and Director, Canadian Technology Law Association. A prolific writer and speaker, Lisa was co-editor and contributor to Cloud 3.0: Drafting and Negotiating Cloud Computing Agreements (May 2019) and contributed to the Director’s Technology Handbook: Tips and Strategies for Advising Corporate Directors (May, 2021). In addition to her recognition by The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory/ American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada,, she has also been identified among the leading lawyers in her field by The Best Lawyers in Canada (IT Law, Privacy and Data Security Law, Technology Law), Chambers Canada and Chambers Global, and by Who’s Who Legal as a Global Elite Thought Leader for Data – Data Privacy & Protection 2021.