40 King St W, Suite 5800, Scotia Plaza, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1977 (ON); 1985 (AB)
Nationally recognized as a leading Canadian litigator in complex corporate and commercial litigation, class actions, securities litigation, competition litigation, professional liability, product liability and domestic and international arbitration. Regularly acts for prominent companies and institutions, both Canadian and foreign. Appears at all levels of courts across the country. Has written and lectured extensively on litigation-related topics. Contributing author to Defending Class Actions in Canada, 2nd ed (CCH, 2007) and Directors’ and Officers’ Duties and Liabilities in Canada. Consistently listed as one of Canada’s foremost litigation counsel in the Lexpert Special Edition – Litigation, The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers Canada, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Litigation Lawyers, PLC Which Lawyer?, Who’s Who Legal, Benchmark Canada and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Honorary Overseas Member of the Commercial Bar Association of England. Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America. Fellow, Charted Institute of Arbitrators. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1977 and the Alberta Bar in 1982.