Jean Cumming

Editor-in-Chief & Market Director, Lexpert, Thomson Reuters

Jean Cumming is the Editor-in-Chief and Market Director of Lexpert, part of Media Solutions, Thomson Reuters Legal Canada. Lexpert comprises directories in which lawyers and law firms are ranked on the basis of peer surveys, as well as a magazine, courses, and award shows celebrating leading Canadian lawyers and dealmaking.

She also appears as a legal journalist on television current events and news shows, including CBC Newsworld’s Morning News and Steve Paikin’s The Agenda. As a volunteer, Jean is on the Advisory Committee for the Walrus Magazine, through which she helps its Foundation to organize an annual fundraising dinner in the legal community on a topic of business law interest. She is a Member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.