Alex Cameron is a Partner with Fasken Martineau and the Leader of the firm’s Privacy & Information Protection Group. He is recognized as one of Canada’s leading lawyers in the areas of privacy and cybersecurity, freedom of information and litigation. Alex is consistently sought out by clients from all industry sectors, including numerous Fortune 100 and 500 companies, in all aspects of privacy law and information security. Alex has received prestigious commissions from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada and was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of Privacy and Data Protection Law and Chambers Canada for Privacy and Data Protection.
Alex obtained a doctoral degree at the University of Ottawa under the supervision of Dr. Kerr in the field of privacy, technology and intellectual property law - specifically in respect of "intellectual privacy". He also worked on the On the Identity Trail project for a number of years, including authoring numerous publications and book chapters, and delivering presentations at domestic and international conferences. This exciting work and groundbreaking experience with Dr. Kerr were inspirational and foundational for Alex's legal practice in privacy law and related fields.