Partner in the firm’s Toronto office. Practice focuses on tax implications of mergers & acquisitions, corporate reorganizations and corporate finance, as well as other general corporate tax matters. Frequent speaker on taxation matters. Adjunct Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School of York University. Past Chair of the Canadian Tax Foundation. Recognized as a leading lawyer in her field by numerous publications, including Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2007–2016), Chambers Canada (2016–2017), The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (2015–2017), The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (2007–15; 2017), Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisers, and The Best Lawyers in Canada (2015; 2017). Recognized as one of “Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100” by the Women’s Executive Network in 2009. Listed among Canada’s top 25 women lawyers, featured in Lexpert® magazine (September 2003). Has chaired and participated in many conferences and seminars on taxation matters, including Canadian Tax Foundation, Canadian Bar Association and American Bar Association conferences. Former member of the Joint Committee on Taxation of the Canadian Bar Association and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1982.