Don’s reputation is built upon his extensive commercial litigation practice which includes class actions, professional liability claims, products liability claims, contract disputes, directors’ and officers’ liability claims and fraud & fidelity claims.
His professional liability practice has included the defence of lawyers, accountants, financial advisors, investment houses, insurance agents and brokers, managing general agents, corporate directors and officers, architects, engineers, surveyors among other professional disciplines, both in the litigation context and in relation to regulatory and disciplinary proceedings.
Don has also litigated a variety of class actions against various professionals with extensive experience in the securities industry in relation to claims against investment advisors and dealer/brokers.
Don has written and spoken on various topics relating to commercial litigation and settlement techniques throughout North America and in London, England. He has appeared at all levels of court in Alberta, in the Federal Court of Canada and in leave applications before the Supreme Court of Canada.