Lynn M. McGrade is a partner of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and is the Toronto Leader of the Investment Management Group. She was called to the bar in 1990. Lynn is a former chair of the National Society of Compliance Professionals (NSCP) and currently chairs the Canadian Committee of NSCP. She is a past Chair of Committee I (Investment Companies and Mutual Funds) of the International Bar Association. She is a former President of the Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association. She was recognized by Lexpert Magazine in 2002 as one of the top 40 lawyers in Canada under 40; in 2003 as one of the top 15 women lawyers to watch in Canada; in 2006 as one of the top 40 corporate lawyers to watch in Lexpert’s Guide to the 100 Most Creative Lawyers in Canada. and in 2013 y WXN as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women.