Partner practising primarily in the finance and structured finance area with an emphasis on asset securitizations, automotive finance, credit cards, credit derivatives and other derivative products and asset-based financing. Extensive experience structuring and establishing special purpose funding vehicles and structuring complex transactions for leading automotive companies, investment banks, asset originators, investors, underwriters, rating agencies, liquidity providers and others involving a wide variety of asset classes and funding sources. Recognized in IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, leading lawyer in banking and finance; Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, banking & finance (securitization); The Best Lawyers in Canada in structured finance; and in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as a Consistently Recommended practitioner in Asset Securitization and Repeatedly Recommended in Derivative Instruments. BA (Honours) University of Toronto; LLB University of Manitoba; LLM Osgoode Hall Law School. Called to Ontario Bar (1997).