181 Bay St, Suite 1800, Brookfield Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2002 (ON)
Partner and member of the Aird & Berlis Litigation, Energy, Environmental, Mines & Minerals, Indigenous, Infrastructure, and Expropriation Groups. Advises private and public sector clients who own or develop significant infrastructure or operate in regulated industries, including utilities, mining, and manufacturing. Regularly appears at the Ontario Energy Board, the New Brunswick Energy & Utilities Board, and the Environmental Review Tribunal on issues, including rates, licenses and facility applications, expropriation, IESO-administered markets, and regulatory compliance. Advises proponents responding to government procurement and regularly works with government ministries and agencies to assist clients in developing projects and ensuring innovative approaches comply with regulatory requirements. Co-author with Fred D. Cass and Ron W. Clark of Ontario Energy Law: Electricity, December 2012, published by LexisNexis Canada. Member of the Association of Power Producers of Ontario, the Ontario Energy Association, the Ontario Energy Network, the Ontario Expropriation Association, the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers, the Ontario Waterpower Association (Board and Executive Member), and Professional Engineers Ontario. Recognized by Best Lawyers, The Legal 500, and Lexpert®.