Recognized in:Tax Law
Law School:Carleton University
Location:100 King Street West1 First Canadian PlaceSuite 6200, P.O. Box 50Toronto, ON M5X 1B8
- Carleton University, B.Comm.
- Queen’s University, LL.B
- Ontario, The Law Society of Upper Canada
- Canadian Bar Association - Member
- Canadian Tax Foundation - Member
- International Fiscal Association - Member
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers for:
- Tax Law, Toronto (2017)
- Tax Law, Toronto (2014)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada for work in:
- Tax Law
- International Tax Review: World Tax
- Expert Guides 2012: Tax Advisers
- Expert Guides: The Best of the Best: Tax
- Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Tax
- Lexpert Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Corporate Lawyers
- The Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada: Corporate Tax
- The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada: Corporate Tax
- Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Business Lawyers
Areas of Expertise:
- URS Corporation in its $1.5 billion proposed acquisition of Flint Energy Services Ltd.
- Equinox Minerals Limited in respect of its proposed acquisition of Lundin and in respect of its acquisition by Barrick Gold Corporation.
- Magna International Inc. in respect of its recapitalization to eliminate its dual share structure.
- Biovail Corporation in respect of its merger with Valeant Pharmaceuticals.
- TD Bank in respect of its acquisition of Commerce Bancorp Inc. and in respect of the merger of TD Waterhouse with Ameritrade.
- CanWest in respect of the restructurings of its print and broadcasting operations.
- NOVA Corporation in respect of its acquisition by IPIC.
- RBC in respect of its acquisition of Phillips, Hager & North.
- KKR in its acquisition of Masonite International Corporation.
- CanWest in its acquisition with Goldman Sachs of Alliance Atlantis Communications Inc.
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