Principal, Kaplan Law (est. 2016), Canada's first law firm specializing in pension and benefits dispute resolution. Canada's first Qualified Mediator with expertise in pension and benefits law. Author of Pension Law (2006), Canada’s first book in the area, and co-recipient of the Walter Owen prize for excellent new contribution to Canadian legal literature. Co-author, Pension Law 2e (2013) and 3e (autumn 2020). Past assistant professor at Western University and past adjunct professor at the University of Toronto. Past appointee of the Attorney General to the Board of Trustees of the Law Foundation of Ontario. Past chair of the Ontario Bar Association, Pension & Benefits Section. Member of the ADR Institute of Canada and founding member of the Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario. Currently enrolled in the mindfulness meditation teacher certification program, UC Berkeley (class of 2023). BA (Hons), McGill (1994); LLB, Osgoode (1997), LLM, Osgoode (2001); QMed, ADRIC (2015).