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 commercial law and intellectual property matters. Substantial trial experience in shareholder battles, professional negligence, technology disputes, defamation, white collar crime, alcohol and cannabis litigation. Appears before the trial and appellate levels of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Federal Court of Canada. Has appeared before a number of administrative tribunals, including the Ontario Energy Board and the Licence Appeal Tribunal (AGCO). Experienced in domestic and international arbitrations and has acted as lead counsel in proceedings brought before the ICC International Court of Arbitration. Has served as an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and the International Centre of Dispute Resolution. Recognized as a leading litigator in Best Lawyers in Canada and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. Honoured as one of Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40in 2012. Has spoken at ICDR, ICC, and OBA events on arbitration, third-party litigation funding, and crowdfunding.