333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2001 (ON)
Partner. Practice focuses on litigation and arbitration disputes including complex commercial, intellectual property, and administrative law matters. Substantial experience in shareholder disputes, director and officer liability, professional negligence, defamation, white collar crime, patents, trademarks, and copyright. Recent litigation experience in the technology and cannabis sectors. Appears before both trial and appellate levels of the Federal Court and in Ontario. Has appeared before administrative tribunals including the Ontario Energy Board and the Licence Appeal Tribunal. Experienced in domestic and international arbitrations including before the ICC International Court of Arbitration. Has served as sole arbitrator for proceedings brought before the International Centre for Dispute Resolution Canada. Has spoken at ICDR, ICC, and OBA events on arbitration, third-party litigation funding, and crowd funding. Recognized as a leading litigator in the 2020 Lexpert® Special Edition — Litigation and as one of Lexpert®’s "Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40"in 2012. Also recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021.