Co-head of Torys’ Mining and Metals Practice. Practises corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions Also advises companies on continuous disclosure, stock exchange matters and shareholder arrangements. Has particular expertise in the areas of public and private equity, streaming and royalty finance and M&A in the mining sector. Recently led the team that assisted in the sale of the largest thermal coal producer in Canada. Also regularly advises offshore clients investing in Canadian resource companies. An instructor at the University of Windsor Law School, where he teaches the business acquisitions section of the Advanced Business Law Seminar. Ontario Bar, 1999. LLB, 1997, University of Winsor. BA (Honours), 1993, Queen's University.