Partner and chair of the firm's Infrastructure Group. Douglas practises in the area of corporate and project finance with a predominant focus on P3 and infrastructure transactions. He has extensive experience in the structuring, negotiation and documentation of international and domestic project and structured financings. Douglas advises governments, equity sponsors, funders and subcontractors on a wide variety of civil, transportation and accommodation P3 projects, including roads, hospitals, waste and waste water facilities, schools and universities, mass transit and social housing. He has advised on P3 projects since their inception in Canada, and has since advised on some of the largest transactions in the country. Douglas is a member of the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, the International Project Finance Association and the American Bar Association. He is a frequent lecturer and writer on project finance and P3 matters. In addition to being recognized by Lexpert®, Douglas is recommended by Chambers & Partners as a top practitioner in projects: PPP & infrastructure (Canada) and is noted in The Legal 500 Canada for his expertise in the practice area of infrastructure and projects. Called to the Ontario Bar (1984).