22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2010 (ON); 2011 (NY)
Partner in the Disputes Group of BLG’s Toronto office, specializing in international disputes, including international commercial, investment, and construction arbitration, as well as international litigation in a range of industry sectors. With over ten years of dedicated arbitration counsel work, Hugh has advised a range of Canadian and international companies in disputes governed by the arbitration rules of the ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL, ICDR, BCICAC, and DIAC. Co-authored Guide to the PCA Arbitration Rules (Oxford University Press: 2014). Adjunct Professor of international commercial arbitration and of international dispute resolution: sports arbitration at Osgoode Hall Law School. Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Hugh is recognized in Who’s Who Legal as a Global Leader in Arbitration in 2022 and is named one of ten Most Highly Regarded Future Leaders (Partners) in the Americas in 2021. Recognized as a Lexpert Rising Star in 2022. Education: AB cum laude (Princeton University); BCL/LLB (McGill University). Admitted to Ontario Bar in 2010 and New York Bar in 2011.