Andrea is an experienced and highly knowledgeable civil litigation partner. She specializes in a broad range of business disputes and corporate litigation. Andrea regularly acts on enforcement and contested transaction matters before the Ontario Securities Commission and represents clients in securities class actions. Over her more than 20-year career, she has earned the trust of leading Canadian and international companies, including large mining and telecommunications companies. Andrea appears at all levels of court and acts in private arbitrations, mediations, and high-profile tribunal and court proceedings, including contested plan of arrangement and oppression proceedings. She is experienced in conducting investigations. Andrea is a current director of The Advocates’ Society, current president of the University of Toronto Law Alumni Association, a member of the Commercial List Users’ Committee, a former member of the OSC’s Securities Proceedings Advisory Committee, and a former Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. Select Recognition: Chambers Canada; Benchmark Canada; The Legal 500 Canada; Lexpert® Special Edition — Mining and Litigation; The Best Lawyers in Canada.
On April 1, 2016, Corus Entertainment Inc. acquired the business of Shaw Media Inc. from Shaw Communications Inc. This acquisition more than doubled Corus’ size, creating a combined portfolio of brands that encompass 45 specialty television services, including leading women and lifestyle, kids, family and general entertainment brands; 15 conventional television channels; 39 radio stations; a global content business; book publishing; and a growing portfolio of digital assets.