Marcia Pennefather

Marcia was admitted to the Bar in North Carolina in 1998 and is currently pursuing a Certificate of Qualification from the NCA.
Phone: 1-416-546-2103
Email: mpennefather@johnstonecowling.com

Marcia Pennefather recently joined the firm after relocating from Raleigh, North Carolina.  A dual citizen of Canada and the USA, Marcia was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and after receiving her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto, moved to North Carolina to attend graduate school at Wake Forest University.  There she obtained her Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA) and has spent the last 2O + years practicing law in the Research Triangle Park area, primarily working in-house for a Fortune 500 global, multinational company operating in over 100 countries, including Canada. A seasoned executive, Marcia lead a global team of lawyers, providing strategic counsel to senior management on a variety of sensitive corporate, compliance, risk managements matters across rapidly changing international environments.

Marcia enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, watching ACC basketball, and of course is now a huge Raptors fan!