22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1992
Partner in BLG's Environmental, Municipal, Expropriation, and Regulatory Group; as such, a member of the firm's ESG initiative. Provides environmental risk management strategies to both public and private clients, directing complex environmental claims, advising on new and historic losses, including for the oil and biofuel industries, defending regulatory proceedings, representing clients in respect of orders and negotiating voluntary compliance programs. Advises with respect to professional negligence of environmental consultants and contractors, management of excess soils, energy from waste, emerging environmental risks and transactions. Advises on related insurance coverage, municipal law and real estate issues, having acted as counsel in numerous cases. Gabrielle has extensive appellate experience and has represented clients before all of the courts in Ontario and the Supreme Court of Canada. Also represents a variety of private and public sector clients before the Ontario Land Tribunal. Education: JD (University of Toronto). Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1992.