100 King St W, Suite 3400, 1 First Canadian Pl, PO Box 130, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1977 (ON)
Partner and former co-Chair of the firm’s corporate department. Has practised in the area of banking and corporate finance for over 20 years; representing institutional creditors and investors of all types, including the major Canadian banks, many of the US money centre banks, and an American global financial services company. Advised the Bank of Canada on systemic matters including the proposed acquisition of the Toronto Stock Exchange. Also represents investment banks in complex or specialized structured finance transactions. Has participated as investors’ or bank counsel in numerous restructurings. Named by Lexpert® as one of the 100 Most Creative Lawyers in Canada. A former member of the Executive Committee, Entrepreneurship Council of the Richard Ivey School of Business; past member of the Editorial Board of the Banking and Finance Law Journal.