Partner in the corporate/commercial practice with extensive expertise in mergers & acquisitions, private equity and gaming. Acts for Canadian and foreign clients, including manufacturing and private equity firms, on a variety of acquisitions, divestitures, financings and joint ventures. Also acts for a number of gaming corporations, including the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation. Corporate practice extends to the area of public/private development and operating projects. Experience in the public sector includes advising government agencies and Crown corporations on legislative and policy matters, as well as being engaged in all aspects of government proposal calls and the related selection processes. Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada as Toronto Gaming Law Lawyer of the Year 2013; The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as a Repeatedly Recommended lawyer in Corporate Commercial Law. Achieved Martindale-Hubbell's highest ranking, AV preeminent. LLB (Silver Medallist), Osgoode Hall Law School (1980). Called to Ontario Bar, 1982.