Partner in the taxation, M&A and private equity practices and a past member of the firm's management committee. Experienced in a wide range of domestic and cross-border public and private mergers & acquisitions, structuring, financings and financial products. Regularly advises Canadian-based multinationals on international tax matters, and corporate groups on reorganization and restructuring matters. Has extensive experience advising private equity funds on fund formation and fund investments. Advises on general corporate tax matters and tax dispute resolution. Frequent speaker and writer on income tax topics. Editorial board member, Canadian Tax Journal. Contributing editor, Corporate Finance. Past governor, Canadian Tax Foundation. Recognized as a leading tax law practitioner in Chambers Global (band 1); Who’s Who Legal Canada: Corporate Tax; Expert Guides’ Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisers; The Best Lawyers in Canada; World Tax 2015; Tax Directors Handbook; The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory; and the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. BA, LLB University of Toronto. Called to Ontario Bar (1988).