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Ellen Xu


T: 416 967 7100 ext. 1-246

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Global Privacy

Cyber Preparedness 

Incident Response

Data Governance

Risk Management

Health Professionals

Medical Devices


Ellen is an associate focusing her practice on privacy, health care, cyber readiness and data governance. She assists clients in drafting privacy policies. Ellen regularly counsels clients on a wide range of matters related to privacy, data governance and various data protection laws. She also advises clients on regulatory compliance in the healthcare sector and assists on a number of corporate contracts.

Ellen is a certified privacy professional in European privacy law (CIPP/E). Her bachelor degree in health sciences at Western University informs her understanding of health law and the regulation of healthcare professionals. Ellen joined INQ Law after completing her articles with the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General.


Recent Experience

  • Developed Privacy Compliance Programs for clients based in Canada


Insights & Recognition

  • Of movement and medicine: A comparative analysis of cross-border healthcare coverage under public healthcare systems in Canada and in countries within the European Union.  (2020)



  • Health Law in Canada (Managing Editor)

  • Canadian Bar Association (Member)

  • Ontario Bar Association (Member)

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (Member)