Partner. Member of the firm’s Banking and Finance Law Group, Hospitality Law Group, and Entertainment and Sports Law Group. Practice focuses primarily on domestic and international bank financings and credit restructurings, as well as hospitality law and sports law. Over 35 years’ experience in a broad range of legal matters, including complex domestic and international secured lending and corporate finance transactions, regulated casino/gaming financings, M&A and debt restructuring transactions, and hotel/luxury residence management transactions. Clients represented in banking and finance have included the Toronto-Dominion Bank, Bank of Montreal, Fortress Credit Corp., The Kilmer Group, Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited, Morneau Shepell, Clairvest Group, Iovate Health Sciences International Inc., Nelson Education Ltd., and Cineplex Inc. Recognized as a leading banking/finance lawyer by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, Euromoney, IFLR 1000 (Highly Regarded), Chambers Global, and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Also recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Canada for Sports Law. Published in the National Banking Law Review, the University of British Columbia Law Review, and in various sports publications on issues involving the business of sports. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1987.
Year Called to the Bar:
Banking & Financial Institutions