Partner in the Vancouver and Calgary offices of BLG. National Practice Group Leader of the Firm’s Securities and Capital Markets Group. Corporate and securities practice embraces equity and debt financings, reorganizations and M&A transactions (both public and private) in the oil & gas, mining, renewable power and other sectors. Has significant experience with merger, acquisition and reorganization transactions advising boards of directors and special committees, as well as acting for both acquiring companies and target companies in respect of hostile take-overs and negotiated acquisitions. Recent experience includes advising Asian private and state-owned enterprises on investment into Canada. Clients include companies, limited partnerships, trusts, private equity investors and underwriting syndicates. Selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 and named the 2016 Vancouver Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law Lawyer of the Year and 2014 Calgary Securities Lawyer of the Year. Graduated from the University of Toronto Law School.