Amy ter Haar
Amy is a multi-passionate lawyer, executive and entrepreneur. She has been voted as one of Canada’s Top Women in FinTech and Blockchain in 2021. She is the Program Director of Osgoode Professional Development’s Certificate in Blockchains, Smart Contracts and the Law and well as the Osgoode Certificate in Privacy & Cybersecurity Law. She is a contributing author to A Practical Guide to Smart Contracts and Blockchain Law (LexisNexis) and a featured columnist in the Financial Post. Ms. ter Haar sits on the board of Ocean Falls Blockchain Corp., a blockchain technology company and cryptocurrency mining operation as well as Everyday People Financial Inc., a fintech credit provider that offers secured credit and payment cards, payment processing, homeownership facilitation and collections services. She has taught upper year Juris Doctor students as an adjunct professor at Western University’s Law School as well as at Osgoode Hall Law School. She serves as counsel to Templeman LLP and serves technology-based clients and assists industry leaders to implement frontier research into practical business applications. Her educational background includes a Law Degree and Master of Laws Degree from Western University. She is a member of the Law Society of Ontario.