Partner. Focuses on mergers & acquisitions, private equity and investment funds. Advises on domestic and cross-border public and private mergers & acquisitions and other related securities matters. Represents institutional investors in their investment activities, including acquisitions and divestitures of portfolio companies and investments in private equity and other alternative investment funds. Also advises clients on fund formation activities. Recognized by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for Private Equity; Chambers Canada in Band 1 for Private Equity: Fund Formation; Best Lawyers in Canada for Private Funds Law; as one of “Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40"; and by The 2012 Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada as a “Corporate Lawyer to Watch”. Presents at various conferences on topics relating to corporate and securities law and is an active member of the firm's student committee. Called to the Ontario Bar in 2000 and was admitted to the New York Bar in 2001.