General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
As General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Jennifer Armstrong is responsible for the legal and regulatory affairs of IIROC. This includes the administration of hearing panels, dealer and marketplace membership matters, and providing advice and support to the Board of Directors.
Prior to joining IIROC, Jennifer served as Associate General Counsel and Managing Director at Bank of Montreal (BMO) Financial Group. In her role, Jennifer had oversight of BMO’s Canadian Capital Markets legal team and all activities relating to investment dealer activity including trading, equity research, investment banking, mergers and acquisitions and securities regulatory matters. Before BMO, Jennifer spent 11 years in private practice at major Canadian law firms.
Jennifer holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree from Western University and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor.
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