LESLIE H. MACLEOD, BA, LLB, LLM (ADR) is an Adjunct Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School and Co-Director of the Professional LLM in Alternative Dispute Resolution at Osgoode Professional Development. She is the founder of Leslie H. Macleod & Associates, a firm providing conflict resolution services. Leslie’s current practice includes teaching and training in ADR; facilitation, mediation, and fact-finding/investigation; and conflict resolution system design and evaluation. Leslie has twenty-five years of combined experience as a lawyer, as an executive in industry and government, and as a mediator and educator in conflict resolution. She was previously the Assistant Deputy Attorney General responsible for development of Mandatory Mediation in Ontario and for establishment of the Province’s Dispute Resolution Office.