- University of Toronto, LL.B.
- University of Western Ontario, B.A. (Psychology)
Lesha leads knowledge management initiatives aimed at ensuring that our legal professionals have ready access to the information and resources they need to provide effective and timely legal advice. Recent projects include the development of databases to manage precedents and research and to track representative work.
Lesha also oversees the Pensions & Benefits and Labour & Employment Departments' knowledge management programs. She works with lawyers to analyse matters, determine process improvements and develop project plan templates. Lesha monitors legal and industry developments and oversees the development and maintenance of precedents and research related resources, ensuring that the Departments’ legal, intellectual and practical expertise is captured and readily accessible by all legal professionals.
In addition, Lesha is involved in the legal knowledge management community, as a past co-chair and an ongoing member of the Toronto Legal KM Group.
Before joining Osler’s Knowledge Management team, Lesha practised in Osler’s Pensions & Benefits Department for a number of years, providing advice on a wide range of issues.