Partner and member of BLG's Securities and Capital Markets Group. Practises in the areas of securities, corporate finance and commercial transactions. Represents corporate clients on securities and corporate matters, including mergers & acquisitions, going public in Canada and financings by way of prospectus and private placement offerings. Experience on structuring private companies and completing public transactions, including matters such as: advising capital pool companies on the initial public offering and structuring subsequent qualifying transactions and guiding private issuers to the completion of an initial public offering or merger and acquisition transaction. Experienced in advising on “going public transactions” and subsequent corporate governance and continuous disclosure for companies listed on both the TSX Venture Exchange and the TSX. Current member of the Local Advisory Committee for the TSX Venture Exchange. Current member of BLG National Council. LLB from the University of Toronto and Bachelor of Commerce from University of Saskatchewan. Called to the Alberta Bar in 1992. Recognized in the current edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.