Grace Shaw  

Associate

Grace Shaw

Vancouver
Royal Centre, Suite 1500
1055 West Georgia Street, PO Box 11117
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4N7

t: 236.826.3064
e: grace.shaw@mcmillan.ca

overview

Grace Shaw is an associate in McMillan’s Regulatory Group. Her practice focuses on administrative and public law, with an emphasis in the areas of transportation and environmental regulation. Grace enjoys finding creative and effective ways to assist clients in navigating the often complex and unique world of administrative law. Grace has been involved in various administrative proceedings, including arbitrations, appeals and judicial reviews in court. Grace is also experienced in the area of privacy law and regularly assists clients with privacy-related matters.

Grace joined McMillan in 2016 as a summer student and completed her articles with the firm in 2018. She holds a Juris Doctor degree from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.

Publications

"Gonna stand my ground; And I won't back down"¹ – The OPC charges forward with its controversial consultation on transborder dataflows/transfers for processing
If Employees are Impaired by Cannabis at Work, Can we Terminate them?
Is your Privilege Protected? Ontario Court Revisits Doctrine of "Implied Waiver of Privilege" in Recent Decision

Education

  • University of British Columbia, Juris Doctor - 2017
  • University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) - 2012

Year Of Call

  • Called to the British Columbia bar - 2018

Practices

administrative law
arbitration
CASL - spam and other electronic threats
cybersecurity
freedom of information and access to information
government and public policy
litigation
privacy and data protection compliance
regulatory compliance

Industries

environmental regulation
mining
natural resources
rail
terminals
transportation

Grace Shaw is an associate in McMillan’s Regulatory Group. Her practice focuses on administrative and public law, with an emphasis in the areas of transportation and environmental regulation. Grace enjoys finding creative and effective ways to assist clients in navigating the often complex and unique world of administrative law. Grace has been involved in various administrative proceedings, including arbitrations, appeals and judicial reviews in court. Grace is also experienced in the area of privacy law and regularly assists clients with privacy-related matters.

Grace joined McMillan in 2016 as a summer student and completed her articles with the firm in 2018. She holds a Juris Doctor degree from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.