79 Wellington St W, Suite 3000, Box 270, TD Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2005
Practice group leader for the litigation group. Practice focuses on civil litigation in the areas of corporate and securities law. Advises capital markets participants on regulatory matters and internal investigations, and provides representation in civil and regulatory proceedings and investigations conducted by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and the Ontario Securities Commission. Focuses on proceedings involving disclosure, securities class actions, and defending investment dealers and brokers in trading-related matters. Also represents corporations in contested transaction matters before the courts and other regulators, and provides advice and representation in cases involving breach of contract and business torts. Has appeared as counsel in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Federal Court and the Federal Court of Appeal, and before the Ontario Securities Commission and other securities regulators. Ontario Bar, 2005. LLM (James Kent Scholar), 2012, Columbia University. LLB (with Distinction), 2004, University of Western Ontario.