Kenneth J. Fredeen
Bay Adelaide East
8 Adelaide Street West, Suite 200
Mr. Fredeen is General Counsel, Secretary to the Board, and a member of the Leadership Team with Deloitte LLP. He is a leader in the legal profession and the General Counsel community in particular. In addition to his responsibilities as General Counsel at Deloitte and managing a team of 25 situated both in Chile and Canada, he is a frequent speaker and panel member on topics related to the role and challenges of the general counsel, diversity, and in-house practice management. In 2013, he was recognized by Canadian Lawyer magazine as one of Canada’s top 25 most influential lawyers and judges in Canada.
In July 2012, Mr. Fredeen was appointed by the Government of Canada to Chair the Labour Market Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities Panel, which tabled its report in January 2013.
Mr. Fredeen has received a number of awards, including the King Clancy Award for his work supporting Canadians who live with disabilities and the SABA (South Asian Bar Association) Diversity Award.