Wendy Matheson is a senior trial and appellate counsel with a civil litigation practice that focuses on corporate and commercial matters, technology and intellectual property, payments and cards, product liability, media law, privacy, professional discipline and negligence and public law. She has appeared as counsel at all levels of court in Ontario, at the Federal Court (trial and appellate courts), before the Supreme Court of Canada and in commercial arbitrations. She has also appeared before a number of administrative tribunals.
Wendy has extensive class action experience, acting as counsel in a broad range of proceedings commenced under the Class Proceedings Act including matters related to commercial transactions, credit cards, residential mortgages, product liability, acquisition financing, sales practices, consumer protection and demutualization.
Wendy’s practice also has a significant technology component, including disputes regarding e-commerce, electronic rights, licensing, privacy, ISP liability and a range of issues relating to the Internet. Prior to entering law school in 1983, Wendy was Software and Systems Specialist with Hewlett-Packard.