79 Wellington St W, Suite 3000, Box 270, TD Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1993 (ON)
Co-Head of Torys’ Infrastructure and Energy Practice. Practice focuses on administrative and corporate/commercial law in the energy sector. Advises various energy sector participants, including generators (renewable and conventional), transmitters, distributors, and gas and power marketers. Also advises on financing, project development, regulatory and contractual matters. Has provided strategic advice related to federal and provincial regulatory regimes, and has a strong understanding of project development—from the initial stages to connection and commercial operation. Regularly appears before the Ontario Energy Board on rates, licensing and leave to construct matters. Member of the Ontario Energy Association. Ontario Bar, 1993. Prince Edward Island Bar, 1995. LLB, 1991, Osgoode Hall, York University.
On November 5, 2015, Hydro One Limited, the largest electricity transmission and distribution company in Ontario, announced the closing of its initial public offering by way of secondary sale pursuant to which the Province of Ontario offered 81,100,000 common shares at $20.50 per share for total gross proceeds to the Province of approximately $1.66 billion. This was the biggest Canadian IPO in the last 15 years.