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. She is developing a practice that assists clients in navigating Canada’s complex regulatory environment, including in the areas of privacy, transportation, and competition. 

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
Is Data Residency Coming to Canada? The OPC Signals a Major Change to its Policy Position on Transborder Dataflows
Financial Institutions: OSFI's Heightened Cyber Security Incident Reporting Obligations Now In Effect
OSFI Boots Up Cyber Safety with its New Advisory on Technology and Cyber Security Incident Reporting
If Employees are Impaired by Cannabis at Work, Can we Terminate them?

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
competition and antitrust
cybersecurity
data breach and privacy litigation
freedom of information and access to information
privacy and data protection
privacy and data protection compliance
regulatory compliance
workplace privacy

Industries

franchising and distribution
gaming and lottery
rail
service industries
transportation

Grace Shaw is an associate in McMillan’s Regulatory Group. She is developing a practice that assists clients in navigating Canada’s complex regulatory environment, including in the areas of privacy, transportation, and competition. 

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.