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July 28th 2015:Advocating for Access to Medications for Cystic Fibrosis

Chris MacLeod is a Partner in the law firm Cambridge LLP, He also has Cystic Fibrosis and chairs the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis treatment Society. He talks about his life as a prominent lawyer living with cystic fibrosis and his work as the chair of the Society. He explains his success in advocating for recognition of the new cystic fibrosis medication, Kalydeca. He describes what he sees as most challenging of the challenges associated with access, disparity, and inequity as these relate to medications of demonstrable value in the treatment of cystic fibrosis. He highlight

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Chris MacLeod

Chris MacLeod is a Partner in the law firm Cambridge LLP, His practice focuses on complex business litigation including cross-border dispute resolution, multi-jurisdictional litigation and private international law. He is a frequent speaker and writer on topics relevant to cross-border litigation, conflict of laws and private international law. He has appeared before all levels of Court in the Province of Ontario, including the Ontario Court of Appeal. He has also appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada as co-counsel for an intervenor in Canada (Prime Minister) v. Khadr, 2010 SCC 3, [2010] 1 S.C.R. 44. He also has Cystic Fibrosis
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