Jeff is a partner in Bennett Jones' litigation department. He is President of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Practicing for over 35 years, Jeff has a general domestic, international and cross-border litigation practice with a focus on business litigation. He acts in a variety of litigation matters, including securities, commercial, corporate, class proceedings, product liability, professional negligence and health care. He has appeared before courts and arbitration tribunals both domestic and international and also has extensive trial and appellate experience. Jeff is a regular author, speaker and panelist. Jeff is recognized as a leading litigation lawyer by numerous legal directories including Lexpert®, Chambers Canada, Chambers Global, The Legal 500 and Benchmark Litigation and many others and has been the recipient of various prestigious awards for his excellence in civil litigation, his professionalism and civility and his contributions to the legal profession.