Amy joined 1-800-GOT-JUNK? as its first General Counsel in August 2012. She is responsible for all of the franchisor’s legal affairs, including franchise disclosure and registration, corporate organization, compliance, employment issues, and brand protection.
Prior to joining 1-800-GOT-JUNK? Amy was a partner in the national firm of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP’s Vancouver office, dealing primarily with construction, contract and franchise disputes for local, national and international clients. Amy was a law clerk at the Supreme Court of British Columbia in 2003-2004 and graduated from UBC Law in 2003 as the Law Society Gold Medallist. Amy is also on the Board of Green Thumb Theatre Company, a non-profit society that produces theatre for young people across North America.
In her time off, Amy, along with her husband Garrett and their puppy, moonlights as a volunteer Tourism BC advocate, hiking and camping all over southern British Columbia and Vancouver Island. She also plays piano and is finally learning to ski.