A partner in the Dispute Resolution practice, George’s expertise is in complex commercial litigation matters of all kinds, including extraordinary remedies, the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards and judgments, sovereign immunity claims, shareholder rights and oppression remedies, arbitration and mediation, and insurance and contractual disputes. He has extensive experience in investigations and in litigation arising out of data breaches and other cyber-related matters and regularly handles specialty insurance litigation including cybercrime, business interruption, transportation, product liability, and professional liability claims. George has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada on several occasions and pleads regularly before the courts in Québec and Ontario, the Federal Court of Canada, as well as courts in other provinces and in a number of administrative tribunals. He has an international practice, with a clientele that includes multinationals and leading law firms in New York, London, and other major European and American cities. Selected Recognition: Benchmark Canada (Litigation Star in General Commercial, Insolvency and Securities Law) and The Best Lawyers in Canada (Commercial Litigation, Maritime Law, Lawyer of the Year 2017 in Transportation Law).
Year Called to the Bar:
1981 (QC); 1991 (ON)
Litigation - Corporate Commercial