General domestic, international and cross-border litigation practice before courts and arbitration tribunals. Extensive trial and appellate experience. Has acted in securities, commercial, corporate, product liability, professional negligence and class proceedings litigation matters and in a variety of administrative law matters. Recipient of the Ontario Bar Association Award of Excellence in Civil Litigation (2014); the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition for his achievements in law and commitment to serving his community (2013); the Catzman Award for Professionalism and Civility (2010); and the Law Society Medal (2005); past president of TAS(O); President-Elect of the ACTL; Fellow of IATL; member of ISOB; past-president of The Sopinka Cup Society; past chair of Pro Bono Law Ontario; honorary member of COMBAR; certified as a Specialist in Civil Litigation by The Law Society of Upper Canada. Recognized in multiple areas by The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert®, Chambers & Partners, The Best Lawyers in Canada, Benchmark Canada and other services. Regular author and frequent lecturer and participant in CLE programs. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1979.
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