Keri L. Bennett

604.806.3848 |

Keri is a partner at Roper Greyell where she provides strategic advice and representation to public and private sector clients in all areas of workplace law and leads the firm’s Freedom of Information and Privacy Law practice.

Keri builds strong relationships with her clients and works collaboratively with them to navigate workplace and privacy law issues.

The combination of approachability, technical legal knowledge and her client-focused approach helps Keri find the best solutions for her clients – every time.

She advises public bodies and private sector organizations on data protection, privacy compliance, breach response, access to information and litigation.  She regularly represents clients in matters before the Office of the Information & Privacy Commissioner.

Keri also advises employers on accommodation, workplace harassment, terminations and drafts employment agreements and effective workplace policies. As a litigator, Keri has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, B.C. Supreme Court and Court of Appeal. Keri also has experience in the unionized workplace, interpreting collective agreements, representing employers in arbitrations and other matters arising under the Labour Relations Code.

Away from the office, Keri can be found enjoying the outdoors with friends and family.

Education

B.F.A., University of Regina
J.D., University of Toronto

Year of call

Ontario, 2011*
British Columbia, 2014

*not active

Publications

Membership / Affiliations

Past Chair, Canadian Bar Association – B.C., Freedom of Information + Privacy Law Section
Executive Member, Canadian Bar Association – National, Access to Information + Privacy Law Section (2017-2021)
Privacy Committee Executive, Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
Law Society of British Columbia
Canadian Bar Association
International Association of Privacy Professionals

Listings / Rankings

Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2022, Repeatedly Recommended for “Data Protection & Privacy”
Best Lawyers in Canada, 2023 (Privacy and Data Security Law)

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