66 Wellington St W, Suite 5300, TD Bank Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1987 (ON)
Chair of the Board of Partners at McCarthy Tétrault and Industry Group Leader of the firm’s Projects and Infrastructure Groups. Recognized as one of Canada’s leading projects experts with extensive experience in energy and infrastructure. Practice focuses on project development, project finance, corporate finance, and mergers & acquisitions in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Extensive experience in financings in both the public and private markets and in public–private partnership arrangements and long-term contracts with governments. Represents developers, investors, and lenders in connection with hydro, co-generation, biomass, landfill gas, nuclear, and wind power projects across Canada and the US. Also, provides advice with respect to government procurements, including defence-related. Received MSc in finance and accounting in 1984 and MBA in 1987. Appears in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Legal 500 (Canada), The Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal, Chambers Canada, and Chambers Global. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1987.
On December 3, 2015, Bruce Power L.P. (Bruce Power) and the Independent Electricity System Operator (the IESO) entered into the Amended and Restated Bruce Power Refurbishment Implementation Agreement (the ARBPRIA) to extend the operating life of the Bruce Power facility to 2064.