Extensive experience in not-for-profit and charitable organizations, corporate and commercial law, wills, trusts and estates. Provides his clients with the benefit of his broad legal knowledge. Practice leader of the Non-Profit and Charities Group at Gardiner Roberts LLP; acting for non-profit and charitable organizations, including establishment, charitable registration and governance. Advises on procedural matters, contracts, employment matters, business activities, grant applications, taxation and regulatory compliance and works with charitable donors and their advisors. Advises on governance and continuance issues under federal and provincial non-share capital statutes. Winner of the 2012 AMS/John Hodgson Award of the Ontario Bar Association Charity and Not-for-Profit Section and recognized by Lexpert® as a Repeatedly Recommended Charities/Not-For-Profit Law practitioner. Co-Author Nathan's Company Meetings for Share Capital and Non-Share Capital Corporations (10th ed.). As a business advisor, acts for private companies, partnerships, joint ventures, entrepreneurs and professionals, assisting them in all aspects of their establishment, financing, relationships, business activities and succession. Assists clients with wills, trusts and estate planning and administration.
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