Partner. Focuses on construction and commercial litigation. Construction practice involves negotiating major contracts, lien litigation and resolving disputes for owners, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers and lenders. Practice also involves commercial litigation matters, including bankruptcy/insolvency litigation. Regularly negotiates and drafts complex construction contracts on high-profile/value projects throughout Ontario. Has worked with owners, contractors and architects in updating and supplementing their Canadian Construction Documents Committee contract documents. Expertise in construction litigation and in arbitration, mediation and adjudication proceedings. Recognized as a leading lawyer by The Best Lawyers in Canada and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Construction Law) and by the Lexpert® Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers. Frequent speaker to industry trade publications and associations. Has conducted in-house symposiums to industry participants on construction issues, best practises and current developments. Editor: Canadian Forms & Precedents, Debtor/Creditor chapter on "Construction Liens". Member of Toronto Construction Association, CBA and TAS.