Tommy litigates complex, high-stakes corporate disputes predominantly in the natural resources, petrochemical, and financial services industries. He has extensive experience in judicial review and appeals of government decision-making, tax dispute resolution, Aboriginal litigation, and disputes arising from M&A transactions, joint ventures, and other complex commercial arrangements. He is also a trusted advisor to several significant natural resource development clients in managing their potential dispute risks arising from transactions, joint ventures, government decision-making, regulatory proceedings, and industrial incidents. Tommy regularly argues cases in jurisdictions across Canada, in both the provincial superior courts and the federal court system. Tommy has a proven track record of understanding and advancing clients’ corporate interests with a strategic and persistent focus on achieving their objectives, whether in the courts or by way of negotiated resolution. He always manages files with a view of ensuring efficient and cost-effective resolutions to disputes, often under alternative fee arrangements. He skillfully assembles leading and integrated lawyer teams, often drawing from across the firm’s offices, to ensure that proper resources are dedicated to the dispute.