Head of Torys’ Project Finance Practice and chair of the firm’s Finance Committee. Practice focuses on project finance, project development and secured lending. Has advised on numerous transactions, in particular in the energy, infrastructure and mining industries. Has represented some of North America's most prominent energy companies and project finance lenders in a variety of transactions in Canada and abroad. Has worked in Latin America, for a year at a law firm in Sao Paulo, Brazil and for two years as Director of Project Development for an international energy company in the region. Recipient of numerous Project Finance Magazine’s Deal of the Year Awards. Former member of The Canadian Solar Industries Association (2010–2012). Ontario Bar, 1992. LLB, 1990, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University.