Practice Areas: Insolvency & Restructuring, Commercial Realization, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law and Municipal Law.
Professional Activity: Advises lenders, debtors and insolvency practioners on insolvency and restructuring matters and on commercial realization. Advises business on dispute resolution and litigation matters. Advises insurers on coverage issues, and advises municipal governments on governance and planning and development issues.
Notable Involvement: An active member of the insolvency and restructuring bar, with significant involvement in matters on the public record, including Big Sky Farms, Stomp Pork Farm, Community Pork Ventures agricultural restructurings), Advance Engineered Products Ltd. and Meadow Lake Pulp (industrial) and Bricore Group (real estate). Co-counsel for the successful appellant in the Supreme Court of Canada in Housen v. Nikolaisen, the leading Canadian precedent on the standard of appellate review.