David Goodis

Director of Legal Services and General Counsel, Office of the Information & Privacy Commissioner, Province of Ontario

David is the Director of Legal Services and General Counsel with the Information and Privacy Commissioner/Ontario. David is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario’s law school, and was called to the Ontario bar in 1988. David represents the IPC in judicial review hearings before the Divisional Court and the Ontario Court of Appeal, and provides legal advice to the Commissioner on a wide range of access and privacy matters. David has also served as the IPC’s Manager of Adjudication and Senior Adjudicator, and in that role managed a team of adjudicators, and conducted inquiries and issued orders on access to information appeals. David has also worked with the Ontario Conflict of Interest Commissioner’s office, and the Privacy Commissioner’s office in Sydney, Australia. In addition, David is the Past Chair of the Ontario Bar Association’s Administrative Law Section, and taught Public Law to bar admission students.