Solves tax problems covering transactional work, planning and counsel roles and tax controversy/transfer pricing for many of Canada’s largest business and financial institutions. Represents multinational and Canadian businesses in tax matters, including tax structuring, international transactions, transfer pricing, tax controversy, corporate finance, derivatives, securitization and mergers and acquisitions. Experience includes representation of international and domestic businesses, banks, financial institutions, mutual funds and government agencies in domestic and cross-border transactions, infrastructure, energy (wind, solar and hydro), public private partnerships, financial products, lending and securitizations, income funds, managed assets and leasing. Extensive experience in federal and provincial income tax, international tax, sales and use tax, GST and HST. Teaches International Tax at Osgoode Hall Law School. Director, Michael Garron Hospital. Chair, Rethink Breast Cancer and Hospital Construction Redevelopment Committee of Michael Garron Hospital. IFIC and CFLA Tax Committee member. Former President, Osgoode Alumni Association. Ontario Bar, 1989. LLB, 1987, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University.
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