Partner in the Insurance and Tort Liability Group, national leader of the Transportation Focus Group and the Toronto leader of the Maritime Law Group. Practises general litigation with emphases on class actions and maritime, aviation and road transportation law. Practice includes personal injury and defence of numerous complex casualty matters involving multiple parties and inter-jurisdictional and cross-border insurance issues. Represents ship owners and P&I Clubs in actions involving domestic and international shipping, including collisions and casualties, arrest of vessels and cargo claim defence. Also represents aviation insurers in personal injury and casualty claims and advises shippers and carriers in road transportation matters. Defends lawyers, police officers and other professionals in order to protect their professional reputations. Regularly advocates for his clients at all levels of Ontario Courts, in the Federal Court, at tribunals and at mediations. Obtained LLB from Queen’s University in 2005. Called to Ontario Bar in 2006.