Certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Family Law, by the Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario (FDRIO) as an FDRP-Med and FDRP-Arb, and as an Accredited Family Mediator (AccFM) by the Ontario Association for Family Mediation. Practice focus: spousal and child support; equalization of property; custody and access; separation, marriage and cohabitation agreements; divorce; litigation, mediation and arbitration. Family law counsel in business and personal financial planning. Recipient of the 2015 OBA Award for Excellence in Family Law in Memory of James G. McLeod. Past Chair, FDRIO. Member, Family Rules Committee. Author, Settling Family Law Cases: Practical Techniques for Advocates and Neutrals (Carswell), The New Family Law (Random House). Founding editor of Money & Family Law (Carswell). Co-author, Family Mediation, Arbitration and Collaboration Law Handbook (Butterworths). Wrote Child Support Guidelines Workbook for the Department of Justice Canada, 1997. Member of The Advocates’ Society, the Canadian Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. In addition to The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, also recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada as a leader in Family Law, since 2006.