22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1983 (AB); 1986 (ON)
Senior lawyer with BLG’s Securities and Capital Markets Practice Group. Has worked with the investment management industry as a lawyer and regulator for over 35 years. Practice focuses on the regulatory, compliance, and governance issues facing participants in the investment management industry. Joined BLG in November 2003 after leaving role as a senior investment funds regulator with the Ontario Securities Commission. Was at the forefront of all major investment fund regulatory reform initiatives during her nine-year tenure at the OSC. Practised law with leading law firms in Toronto and Edmonton before joining the OSC. An active member on regulatory and fund governance committees of the Investment Funds Institute of Canada and the Portfolio Management Association of Canada. Speaks and writes regularly on topics of interest to the investment management industry. Received BA and law degree from the University of Alberta. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1986 and the Alberta Bar in 1983.