Partner. Focuses on corporate finance, corporate law, private equity, M&A and securities law. Acts for both public and private companies in a range of transactions, including financings, fund formation, initial public offerings, regulatory matters and divestitures. Acts as Canadian counsel for international clients, such as Amdocs Limited, in their Canadian initiatives and acts for a number of private equity firms including Clairvest, in their investing activities. Also represents the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board in its commitments to and secondary purchases of private equity funds worldwide. Represented Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment in a variety of matters including the creation of the TFC Major League Soccer team and Raptors 905 in the NBA Development League. Acted on the expansion of Major League Rugby into Canada with the formation of the Toronto Arrows. Recognized as a leading lawyer in his areas of practice by various Lexpert® publications, Chambers Canada and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Chairman of the Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto and is the producer of a documentary film about Theodor Herzl called “My Herzl”. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1986.