Partner. Practises in all areas of financial services with particular expertise in derivatives, structured finance and banking. Experienced transactional lawyer who is recognized for her fresh perspective and creative problem solving. Brings to the table a wealth of practical knowledge from being involved in some of the most complex and dynamic transactions of the last decade in the Canadian structured finance market. Helped shape the current Canadian covered bond market as counsel to CMHC in its role as administrator of all Canadian registered covered bond programs and advised in creating and implementing the Canadian Registered Covered Bond Programs Guide. Also provided derivatives advice to the Pan-Canadian Third Party Asset-Backed Commercial Paper Investors Committee in the $32 billion successful restructuring of ABCP. Consistently recognized as a leading lawyer by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for Derivative Instruments, by The Best Lawyers in Canada in the area of banking and finance and as a Rising Star (banking/financial restructuring) by IFLR 1000. Speaks and writes extensively in Canada and internationally about the derivatives industry and cross-border financings. Board member of the Finance Advisory Board for Practical Law – Canada, established by Carswell.