Julia Szadkowski

Julia is senior legal counsel for Equifax Canada, Canada’s largest consumer credit reporting agency.  She has 10 years of experience as in-house counsel within the financial sector and has a proven record as a tactical leader who exercises sound judgment, understands business needs and seeks strategies to mitigate risk while providing technically excellent legal advice and drafting. Her role at Equifax focuses on information technology law, marketing law, contract drafting and negotiation, privacy and compliance, including consumer and regulatory relations. More specifically, Julia has taken a leading role in the governance and oversight of the consumer relations team, which focuses on assisting consumers in accessing and protecting their consumer credit file information and helping consumers investigate and maintain accuracy in their credit file information.