181 Bay St, Suite 1800, Brookfield Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1994 (ON); 1989 (New York)
Partner and member of the firm’s Corporate/Commercial, Energy, Environmental, Infrastructure, and Public Policy & Government Relations Groups. Counsels stakeholder groups, retailers, distributors, and generators on legislative and policy matters relating to electricity markets. Retained in connection with power procurement arrangements, development of generation and cogeneration facilities, and the Ontario government's clean energy supply and renewable energy supply RFPs and contracts. Extensive experience in mergers & acquisitions among electricity distribution companies. Advised on electricity restructuring in Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Ghana, Albania, Macedonia, and the Regional Southeast European market. Former Chair of both the Ontario Energy Association's Task Force on Ontario's proposed electricity legislation and the OEA’s Conservation and Technology Committee. Past President of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs (Toronto Branch). Recognized by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal, Expert Guides, Best Lawyers, and Lexpert®. Author of Regulation and Governance of Municipally-Owned Corporations in Ontario and co-author of Ontario Energy Law: Electricity. Member of the New York State Bar, Ontario Energy Network, and Canadian International Council.
Veridian Corporation and Whitby Hydro Energy Corporation amalgamated to form Elexicon Corporation, and their subsidiaries amalgamated to form a single regulated electricity distribution subsidiary, Elexicon Energy Inc., and a non-regulated subsidiary, Elexicon Group Inc.