1993 Call to the Bar
Penny-Lynn M. Rintoul graduated from Brescia University College at the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts in Administrative and Commercial Studies in 1987 and received her Bachelor of Laws and Master of Business Administration degrees from the University of Western Ontario in 1991. Called to the Bar of Ontario in 1993, Penny worked with a limited-market securities dealer and a franchisor before moving to Credit Union Central of Ontario Limited in July 1995 as Legal Counsel, and practiced law, eventually as a partner, with the firm of Tanner and Guiney Associates until joining RZCD.
Penny focuses on providing advice on credit union share offerings, incorporations, and mergers and acquisitions, and also involves herself in regulatory issues affecting the Ontario credit union system. Penny also provides legal advice to credit unions on general corporate matters, advises the Ontario Credit Union Charitable Foundation, and also provides wills and estates services.
She serves as a Board and governance committee member of Foundation Brescia, the registered Canadian charity supporting her alma mater, Brescia University College (the only all-female university-level women’s college in Canada), and as Chair of the Board of Families with Children from China Charitable Fund, a registered Canadian charity founded by adoptive parents of children from China which supports the medical and educational needs of the children remaining in the care of Chinese orphanages.