Andrew Nathanson has a broad litigation practice with a focus on complex commercial litigation and white-collar crime. Past representations in commercial cases include BHP Billiton, TELUS, Chrysler Canada, Western Forest Products, KPMG and Talisman Energy. He is active in shareholder litigation, notably involved in representing Lions Gate Entertainment in resisting the Icahn Group's hostile takeover bid and proxy battle. Andrew has particular experience in the mining, hospitality and entertainment industries. He has appeared before all levels of court including the Supreme Court of Canada. Many of Andrew's cases involve multi-jurisdictional disputes, and he is an honorary member of the UK's Commercial Bar Association. He is also a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors and the Canadian Association of Law Teachers. Andrew has lectured and written on directors’ and officers’ liability, restitution, civil litigation, advocacy and legal ethics. Since 2004, he has taught civil procedure as an adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Law. Andrew was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1996.