Partner and member of BLG's Corporate Commercial Group. Practises corporate and commercial law, technology law and intellectual property law. In the corporate commercial area, acts primarily for privately-held companies and cooperatives, including corporate organization and reorganization, acquisitions and divestitures, and governance. Technology practice includes the acquisition of computer systems, software, other technology and related services. Intellectual property practice covers all areas of the creation, protection, licensing (including franchising) and enforcement of intellectual property rights (excluding the preparation and prosecution of patent applications). Member of the Business Law and Intellectual Property Law subsections of the Canadian Bar Association, the International Trademark Association, IT.Can, the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada, and the Licensing Executives' Society. Selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 in the field of intellectual property law and information technology law. Martindale-Hubbell BV peer review rating. Obtained LLB from the University of British Columbia. Called to the British Columbia Bar in 1986.