595 Burrard St, Suite 2600, PO Box 49314, 3 Bentall Ctr, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1996 (NS); 2000 (YT); 1985 (Australia); 1996 (BC)
Tony is a leading expert in Canadian environmental law who assists clients with identifying and managing environmental risks, providing advice on day-to-day operational issues, and solving complex issues. His work specifically includes advising on regulation and management, corporate compliance, and due diligence and litigation matters. Tony's experience includes work in the energy, mining, natural resources, and forestry sectors, as well as manufacturing, real estate, municipal, waste management, and transportation. Tony is an executive member and a past Chair of the National Environment, Energy, and Resources Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association and its BC Environmental Law Section. Tony frequently writes for various publications on environmental matters such as Canadian Environmental Law (LexisNexis), The Law of Climate Change in Canada, and the environmental chapter of Business Laws of Canada. He is a contributing editor of the Canadian Environmental Law Journal. He is recognized as a leading lawyer in all major legal directories.
On November 1, 2017, The Washington Cos. (Washington), a group of privately held North American mining, industrial and transportation businesses founded by industrialist and entrepreneur Dennis R. Washington, completed its acquisition of Dominion Diamond Corp. (Dominion) for approximately $1.5 billion.