Partner. Broad base of experience in corporate/securities law, with particular emphasis on mergers & acquisitions, governance and proxy matters, public and private financings (domestic and cross-border), private equity and business restructurings. Actively involved in mining and Asian market practice areas. Recognized as a leading lawyer in his areas of practice by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Chambers, Euromoney, IFLR, and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Former member of the Toronto Stock Exchange Listing Advisory Committee and the Ontario Securities Commission’s Securities Advisory Committee and Small Business Advisory Committee. Former Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1992.