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Julia Kennedy Ottawa Lawyer

Julia Kennedy

Partner Fasken
Transactions have a lot of moving pieces– my role is to help my clients get to an arrangement that works for them and for their business.
Jurisdiction Ontario, 2010
Language(s) English, French
Office(s) Ottawa


Julia’s corporate/commercial practice is focused on providing solutions that fit the business realities of both small and large clients. Working across a variety of industries, Julia has advised telecommunications, technology, broadcasting, health and mining clients.

Regularly sought-after for both commercial agreements and transactions, Julia’s mergers and acquisitions practice includes changes of control, asset and share transactions. For her start-up clients, Julia applies her experience to guide them through early to late-stage financing rounds. She has also negotiated and drafted a range of commercial contracts, including sales, services, technology collaboration, confidentiality, licensing, and employment agreements.

Clients benefit from Julia’s targeted legal analysis, risk assessment and practical advice that draws upon a breadth of experience in employment law, public and private procurement, competition and consumer protection, broadcasting, copyright, civil litigation and appellate advocacy.

Julia has degrees in common law and civil law from McGill University.

Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education


  • BCL McGill University
  • LLB McGill University
  • BA, Environmental Studies McGill University

Community involvement

  • Volunteer/"Actor", CCLA/GCTC Annual Lawyer Play Fundraiser

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, County of Carleton Law Association


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