22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2011 (ON)
Partner with an exclusive focus in the areas of administrative law and civil litigation. Represents municipalities, public agencies and private landowners on a broad range of land-related litigation matters, including land-use planning appeals, expropriations and ground lease arbitrations. Advises on issues including transit-oriented development, growth management and natural heritage, and regularly appears before the Ontario Land Tribunal and in court. Successfully secured or opposed complex planning approvals for a range of public- and private-sector clients, including hospitals, transit authorities, school boards, pension funds, developers, businesses and individual homeowners. A member of the Urban Land Institute and the Ontario Expropriation Association, he is also a guest lecturer for the Community Planning course at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and a frequent speaker at land development and expropriation conferences. Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada (Municipal Law and Expropriation Law) and Chambers Canada (Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use: Ontario). Education: JD (University of Toronto). Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 2011.