Partner in the environment and energy practices. Advises on environmental risk, permitting requirements, and remediation and redevelopment of contaminated lands in various sectors, including mining, manufacturing, chemical, pulp and paper, transportation and real estate. Acts for sponsors, proponents and lenders on energy projects, including gas, hydroelectric, nuclear and renewable energy initiatives. Frequently advises on mine permitting, management and closure. Has expertise in Indigenous interests and advised on the creation of an environmental protection regime under Canada’s First Nations Land Management Act. Represents clients in regulatory investigations, prosecutions and appeals, and provides environmental expertise in litigation. Frequently counsels clients on environmental issues related to insolvencies, such as directors' and officers' liability. Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada as Toronto Environmental Law Lawyer of the Year 2016; Chambers Global; Chambers Canada; The Legal 500 Canada; and The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, among others.