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. Recognized most recently in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of Mutual Funds law, the 2021 international edition of Who’s Who Legal in the area of Private Funds (Formation), and the 2020 Who’s Who Legal: Canada in the area of Private Funds. Awarded the Leading Champion Award for 2020 by AIMA Canada. Graduate of the University of Ottawa Law School. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1988.