79 Wellington St W, Suite 3000, Box 270, TD Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1996
Co-Chair of the Competition and Foreign Investment Review Practice. Focus on advising international and domestic clients on all aspects of competition law and foreign investment matters including in the area of national security reviews. A leading expert in the areas of competition law and foreign investment law. Has been involved in many of Canada’s highest profile transactions, investigations and reviews over his career including the Superior Propane case, GE/Honeywell, Rio Tinto/Alcan and the Tervita efficiencies case recently before the Supreme Court. Advises clients in the private and public sectors on Middle East investment and capital market matters. President, Canadian Club of Toronto and board member of Canadian-Arab Business Counsel. Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. Ontario Bar, 1996. LLB, 1994, University of Toronto. BComm (with Distinction), 1991, University of Alberta.
The ADT Corp. acquired Reliance Protectron Inc. from Reliance Comfort Limited Partnership, a portfolio company of investment funds managed by Alinda Capital Partners, for an all-cash deal worth $555 million.