Vol. 7, No. 26, Winter 2014
Natalija Popovic is Senior Enforcement Counsel for the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada, IIROC, the national regulator of its member investment firms and investment advisors. She has over 20 years of legal experience, is currently a member of the Ontario Bar and was also called to the Bar of Bermuda. For several years Ms. Popovic practiced commercial litigation, including professional discipline for the accounting profession, at a downtown Toronto law firm. Ms. Popovic subsequently relocated to Bermuda where she worked in compliance at the Bank of Butterfield. Upon returning to Toronto, Canada, Ms. Popovic has worked in professional discipline and securities regulation at The Toronto Stock Exchange, Market Regulation Services Inc. and IIROC. Ms. Popovic has worked as a volunteer for the Ontario Bar Association; as a lecturer for the Law Society of Upper Canada; as an Articling Principal and student mentor; with the Junior Achievement Program, as a moot court judge at the University of Toronto, and as a committee member for St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre. She is a frequent presenter at conferences on issues of professional discipline and regulation.