Allison Foord is a partner in the Litigation Department at the Vancouver office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Allison has a varied civil litigation practice and a broad range of experience. She is the Vancouver Practice Group Leader for the Product Liability Group and the Health Law Group. Allison has served as counsel in numerous matters with particular emphasis on product liability, class actions, insurance defence, privacy, and health law.
Allison is experienced in the conduct of complex litigation at all stages including trial and in class action proceedings. Allison regularly defends major automotive manufacturers, disability insurance companies, healthcare providers, and the manufacturers of sports and recreational equipment, light equipment, heavy machinery, and household products.
She also advises our clients on privacy law matters which includes the preparation of privacy policies, guidance on practices, reviews of contractual arrangements with service providers in Canada and elsewhere, and responses to complaints, access requests, and breaches. She is one of two Privacy Officers for BLG.