Partner in Torkin Manes’ Real Estate Group. Specializes in commercial leasing and the sale, acquisition and financing of commercial property. Acts for leading developers, retailers, landlords, and tenants in retail, office and industrial properties, including leasing of build-to-suit office and industrial properties, shopping centre leasing and acting on sale and lease-back transactions. Former corporate counsel in charge of real estate legal department for Tim Hortons. Frequent lecturer and author on commercial leasing law for The Law Society of Upper Canada, CBA, ICSC and Federated Press. Actively involved with the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC); co-Chair of the ICSC Canadian Law Conference (2011–2013); member of the ICSC Conference Executive Committee (2014–2017); past speaker at the ICSC’s American Law Conference. Past team recipient of Rex Award for Office Lease of the Year. Co-Editor of Landlord’s Rights and Remedies in a Commercial Lease, A Practical Guide (2nd edition), contributing author to Shopping Centre Leases (2nd edition), and past consultant to Canada Law Book’s consolidations of Ontario Landlord and Tenant legislation. Member of the CBA, LSUC, NAIOP and ICSC.