Alex Cameron

Alex Cameron is a lawyer with the law firm Fasken Martineau in Toronto, practising in the area of privacy law. He works with clients from a wide range of industries where privacy issues arise, including the health sector. He’s currently the Chair of the Canadian Bar Association National Privacy & Access Law Section. He’s played a leading role in various Association submissions to government, including in relation to privacy legislation. He’s also received two prestigious commissions from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC). In 2011, he was commissioned by the OPC to author drafts a privacy handbook for the legal profession: PIPEDA and Your Practice: A Privacy Handbook for Lawyers. The OPC also commissioned him to author a landmark privacy law report titled Leading by Example: Key Developments in the First Seven Years of PIPEDA, which reviews leading findings and cases under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act. He’s at