Partner practising in the firm’s Technology Law group out of its Vancouver office. Practice focuses primarily on complex and strategic technology-related transactions, including technology procurement, business process and technology-based outsourcings, IT systems development, integration and implementation projects, inbound and outbound technology licensing, cloud (SaaS, IaaS, PaaS) services agreements, telecommunications services agreements, supply agreements, data sharing arrangements, joint venture and other strategic alliance arrangements, mergers & acquisitions, and financings. Also provides strategic advice with respect to technology and data commercialization, intellectual property, e-commerce, privacy and data protection, cybersecurity, procurement, open source software, blockchain, artificial intelligence, anti-spam, and social media. Teaches executive education for Supply Chain Canada. Authors publications on numerous topics, including big data, Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence, cloud computing, procurement law, cybersecurity, and start-up issues. Admitted to the British Columbia Bar in 2002.
On October 13, 2004, British Columbia Ferry Services Inc. completed its second public offering of 2004, a $250 million offering of 6.25 per cent senior secured bonds due October 13, 2034. The lead underwriter for the offering was CIBC World Markets Inc.