Jolie Cheung

Senior Associate


Jolie Cheung is a member of the Corporate Commercial Group at the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Jolie focuses on technology law, and advises clients on information technology, health informatics and privacy and data protection with precise and practical solutions.

Jolie routinely advises clients in the private and public sectors including, health, education, energy and consumer products on IT, privacy and commercial agreements.

Jolie was both a summer student and an articling student at Borden Ladner Gervais before joining the Firm as an associate in 2013.

Prior to her career as a lawyer, Jolie was an x-ray technologist and software administrator in a Greater Toronto Area hospital. 


  • Co-counsel for many hospitals across Ontario in the acquisition of hospital information systems and related governance agreements among hospital groups.
  • Co-counsel for Provincial and Territorial governments on procurement and commercial law matters for various contract management and Province/Territory wide energy programs and initiatives.
  • Co-counsel for Municipalities on technology and commercial agreements, including for the following:
    • Technology services for the municipality's transit system.
    • Microsoft related platforms and related services for a modern enterprise CRM platform.
    • Technology and security related services for a utilities billing system.
    • Commercial agreements for various digital strategy project and software and mobile applications.
  • Co-counsel for a number of local distribution utilities in the negotiations of outsourcing and technology agreements along with privacy and security and commercial mandates.
  • Lead counsel for many Ontario colleges on all commercial matters related to outsourcing, technology and IT initiatives.
  • Lead counsel for a major grocery retailer on large-scale warehousing and logistics projects.
  • Lead counsel for a global marketing agency for the implementation and maintenance of cloud software.
  • Lead counsel for an international power producer in its multitude of business intelligence and IT security projects.
  • Lead counsel for a regulatory organization related to the provision of continuing education catalogues to its membership.
  • Co-counsel for a student application centre for various information systems, application support and maintenance.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Women in Technology
  • Member, Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2013
  • JD, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2012
  • B.Sc., Life Sciences and X-ray Technology, Queen's University, 2006