Partner, commercial and securities litigation practice. Focuses on securities class actions and regulatory proceedings, directors' and officers' liability, corporate governance, internal investigations, shareholder disputes, complex commercial litigation and stakeholder disputes in corporate restructuring and insolvency. Before joining Goodmans in 2007, he was a partner and senior litigator at a leading Toronto litigation boutique. Received his LLM from Columbia University, was called to the New York Bar in 2006 and began practising with a leading US securities and class action firm. Teaches courses on corporate governance and M&A at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law (Adjunct Faculty) and also in the MBA program at the Schulich School of Business (Executive in Residence). Recognized as a leading litigator by Chambers Canada (dispute resolution), Best Lawyers in Canada (class action and corporate commercial), The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Class Actions, Corporate Commercial, and Securities) and Lexpert® Special Edition — Litigation. Also recognized by Benchmark Litigation Canada as a Litigation Star (commercial and securities).