22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1983 (AB); 1986 (NT); 2000 (NU); 2002 (ON)
Partner and national leader of the Electricity Markets Group. Specializes in corporate, commercial, and regulatory matters in the resource and infrastructure sector with emphasis upon electricity, water, and natural gas. In senior legal positions in the energy industry since 1985 with major utilities in both Ontario and Alberta and in private practice. Involved in all aspects of the development of renewable and non-renewable generation projects throughout Canada, including the procurement, key underlying agreements, and regulatory approvals. Provides regulatory advice and negotiates commercial agreements with and on behalf of electrical, natural gas, and water utilities. Has negotiated numerous agreements for the purchase and sale of power, gas, and steam, and other industrial- related agreements. Chair of the Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure Law of the International Bar Association.