Partner in the firm’s Toronto office. Practises income tax law with an emphasis on Canadian and cross-border mergers & acquisitions, divestitures and reorganizations. Also advises on financings, the taxation of investment funds, pension fund investing and the tax aspects of business operations, including transfer pricing. Represents clients before the Canada Revenue Agency and the Department of Finance. Has authored papers and articles on a variety of income tax subjects. Recognized in the most recent editions of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Legal 500 Canada, Who’s Who Legal: Canada, The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Canada and Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Member of the Tax Section of the Ontario Bar Association, American Bar Association (tax), International Fiscal Association, and the Toronto Centre CRA/Professionals Consultation Committee. Former Governor of the Canadian Tax Foundation and member of the CBA/CICA Joint Committee on Taxation. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1981.