Widely acknowledged as one of Canada’s leading litigators, Alan is recognized for his work by Lexpert®, Best Lawyers, Chambers & Partners, Benchmark, the Ontario Bar Association, Who’s Who Legal and the Practical Law Company. Since 1969, he has pursued an intensive trial and appellate practice with emphasis on civil commercial matters, complex construction cases, professional liability and corporate securities litigation. Drawing on an extraordinary depth of experience in mastering complex issues, he appears regularly before courts at all levels across the country, as well as many professional and government tribunals. He has also appeared as counsel before the High Court and the Court of Appeal in the UK. In aggregate, he has argued more than 300 full trials and appeals. Alan was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1982 and is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. A frequent lecturer on a broad range of legal subjects, Alan has helped to guide a generation of lawyers.
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