Dean Dolan, CIPP/C




Dean Dolan is Counsel to Baker McKenzie's Toronto office.  A highly regarded privacy and data security lawyer, Dean has served on the Executive Committee of the Ontario Bar Association's Privacy Law Section, the Advisory Board of the Conference Board of Canada's Chief Privacy Officer's Council, the Retail Council of Canada's Privacy Committee, and the Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers, and is an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional.  He is an author and frequent speaker on privacy and data security matters, and in particular has spoken frequently on the GDPR and its impact on international business organizations including at the Conference Board of Canada; the Retail Council of Canada; the Law Society of Upper Canada; the IAPP Annual Canada Privacy Symposium; the inaugural IAPP KnowledgeNet in Mexico City; and the Association of Records Managers of America Annual Meeting.

Prior to joining the Firm, he served as Vice-President, Associate General Counsel and Privacy Officer for a large multi-national retailer in Canada.  Focusing on privacy and information governance, Dean provides strategic advice on the management and retention of information globally.


Contributions by Dean Dolan

  • I'm Canadian and Adequate, What Does Privacy Shield Do for Me?
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2016
  • Privacy Class Actions: Update, Strategy and Lessons Learned
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2015