Partner and member of BLG's Financial Services Group. Practises in the areas of bankruptcy and insolvency and corporate finance. Acts for creditors, debtors, proposal trustees and monitors in a broad range of restructurings under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act and the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. Acts for financial institutions, debtors, bankruptcy trustees and receivers in connection with foreclosures, receiverships, bankruptcies and realizations. Also acts for financial institutions, borrowers and private lenders in a broad range of secured financing transactions, including syndicated loans, leveraged acquisitions, and asset-based lending. Past president of the Canadian Bar Association, Banking Subsection. Selected by peers for inclusion since 2009 in The Best Lawyers in Canada; since 2013 in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, and since 2012 in Who’s Who Legal: Canada. Graduated from the University of Toronto with an LLB and MBA. Called to the British Columbia Bar in 1998.