22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1988 (ON)
Partner and member of BLG's Securities & Capital Markets Group. Practises in the areas of securities, corporate, and commercial law, focusing on domestic and offshore investment funds, investment management companies, securities regulation, and regulatory compliance. Mandates predominantly involve the creation and registration of, and ongoing compliance advice to, fund management companies, and the structuring of mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, and other alternative fund products, including fund-of-fund and master-feeder fund structures. Frequent writer and speaker on alternative funds, investment management issues, and regulatory developments. Member and former co-Chair of the Legal and Compliance Sub-Committee of AIMA Canada; also awarded a Leading Champion Award by the organization. An Acritas Star, selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada (Mutual Funds Law), and recognized in Who’s Who Legal and Who’s Who Legal: Canada (Private Funds). Education: LLB (University of Ottawa). Called to the Ontario Bar in 1988.