333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2002 (ON)
Partner. Practice focuses on municipal law matters for private and public sector clients in Ontario. Assists clients with planning, environmental and heritage issues, development charges, and other municipal approvals. Extensive experience before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal obtaining approvals for a variety of intensification projects as well as greenfield development. Regularly appears before municipal councils and committees regarding various planning matters. Also appeared before the Conservation Review Board, the Assessment Review Board, the Ontario Highway Transportation Board, the Divisional Court of Ontario, and the Ontario Court of Appeal. Past Chair of the Trinity College Board of Trustees. Current Board Member and Past Board Chair of the Toronto Humane Society. Former Board member for the Artscape Foundation. Sunday coordinator for the Law Society Feed the Hungry Program. Recognized for Property Development by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and the Lexpert®/ALM 500 Directory, for municipal law and real estate by The Best Lawyers in Canada,and as one of Lexpert®’s "Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40" in 2013. Recipient of BILD Chair’s Award of Merit in 2019. Recognized by Chambers Global within its ranked lawyers for Real Estate/Land Use in Ontario.