Partner in BLG's Tax Group. Specializes in corporate tax matters with extensive experience in energy markets and investment funds matters, with a particular expertise in issues affecting the Ontario LDC sector. Tax work includes structuring issues related to corporate finance, M&A, inbound investment and capital markets offerings. Clients are electricity generation developers, tax exempt investors, private equity funds and investment funds. Regular speaker at industry conferences and author of a number of papers on taxation of derivative based transactions, financing and structuring of renewable energy projects, current developments in M&A transactions and structured products. Graduated from Queen's University Law School in 1982. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1986 and the Alberta Bar in 1984.