Senior litigation counsel and national group head of BLG’s Banking Litigation Group. Certified Civil Litigation Specialist (since 1989). Practice involves a broad range of commercial litigation, including class action proceedings, commercial disputes, shareholder and other corporate disputes, banking, fraud, environmental, real property, labour injunctions, employment, education law cases, trial, judicial review and appellate practice. Has appeared as counsel before all levels of court, including Superior Court of Justice, Court of Appeal for Ontario, Federal Court of Canada, Federal Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada and various regulatory bodies and alternative dispute resolution tribunals. Selected by peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition (and since 2008) The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of corporate and commercial litigation. Martindale-Hubbell AV peer review rating. Recognized in Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys (class actions, commercial litigation). Graduated from Queen’s University Faculty of Law in 1972. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1974.
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