Partner. Business law practice focuses on domestic and international transactions in the film and television, media, and technology sectors. Represents a variety of domestic and foreign financial institutions, private financiers and investors, various Canadian public and private media companies, digital content creators, and service providers. Extensive experience leading domestic and multi-jurisdictional production, corporate and structured finance transactions, international co-production and co-venture arrangements. Expertise includes structuring traditional and new media ventures and acquisitions and providing advice on the exploitation and protection of intellectual property rights. Frequent speaker at national and international entertainment law, technology, and finance conferences. BComm., LLM (Intellectual Property), ICD.D (Institute of Corporate Directors). Recognized as a leading entertainment lawyer in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal Canada, and The Best Lawyers in Canada; and as a leading media lawyer in Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Lawyers and Guide to the World’s Leading Women in Business Law.
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