Partner in Commercial Litigation Group of BLG’s Toronto office. Works with clients across a broad range of industries, in areas such as corporate commercial litigation, estates litigation, energy litigation, appellate advocacy, judicial review, and public law. Has argued appeals at Ontario Court of Appeal and appeared numerous times for interveners before Supreme Court of Canada. Co-Chair of the Appellate Advocacy Group. Past Chair of Ontario Bar Association – Constitutional, Civil Liberties, and Human Rights Section. Previously served as law clerk to Honourable Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella of Supreme Court of Canada. Fluent in French and Polish. Recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada (Appellate Practice). Education: BA (McGill University); BCL and LLB (McGill University). Admitted to Ontario Bar in 2009.
On June 18, 2015, Alltech, Inc. completed its acquisition of all of the outstanding common shares of Ridley Inc., by way of a plan of arrangement, for approximately $521 million. Before its acquisition, Ridley was publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange and was one of the largest commercial animal nutrition businesses in North America. With the completion of the acquisition, the combined company is a global leader is animal health and nutrition with annual revenues in excess of US$1.6 billion and a presence in 128 countries with 77 manufacturing facilities and approximately 4,200 employees globally.