22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1998 (ON)
Partner in the Corporate Commercial Group focusing on technology and payments law. Has extensive international experience in Toronto and Paris, France, advising on complex commercial transactions, including technology and business process outsourcings, joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, and other strategic relationships. Significant expertise in financial services, intellectual property, e-commerce, cloud services, privacy, open source, trademark and patent licensing, manufacturing, and consumer protection issues. A prolific writer and speaker on technology law issues. Recognized in Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Past Chair of the Information/e-Commerce section of the Ontario Bar Association. Member of the ITech Law Association, Toronto Computer Lawyers Group, and l'Association des juristes d'expression française. Registered Trademark Agent. Earned LLB from the University of British Columbia in 1996. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1998.
On June 30, 2017, Stelco Inc. (Stelco), formerly U.S. Steel Canada Inc., emerged from Companies’ Creditors Arrangements Act (CCAA) proceedings through the implementation of a CCAA plan. This involved the compromise of more than $2 billion of debt and the restructuring of approximately $2 billion of pension and benefit obligations.
On March 1, 2016, Moody’s Analytics, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Moody’s Corporation, acquired GGY Consulting, a leading provider of advanced actuarial software for the global life insurance industry.