Founder and principal, Kaplan Law (2016), Canada's first law firm specializing in pension and benefits dispute resolution. Canada's first Qualified Mediator (QMed) with expertise in pension and benefits law. Author of Pension Law (2006), Canada’s first book in the area and winner of the Walter Owen prize for excellence in Canadian legal literature. Co-Author, Pension Law 2e (2013). Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Toronto and past assistant professor at Western University. Appointed by Attorney General to the Board of Trustees of the Law Foundation of Ontario (2010–2012). Member of the ADR Institute of Canada and founding member of the Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario. Past Chair of the OBA, Pension & Benefits Section. BA (Hons), McGill; LLB, LLM, Osgoode.