Practicing for 43 years.
The whole of my professional life has been exclusively engaged in civil litigation including appearances in all levels of courts – motions, trials, appeals to the Ontario Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada.
Acted as counsel in many complex and involved trials – the longest lasting approximately 4 months. Acted in a number of class actions – largest totalling approximately 3000 members. The action concerned investments totalling $130,000,000.00.
In addition, appearing before many professional tribunals including:
a) Acting as counsel to the Law Society of Upper Canada in discipline matters;
b) Acting as counsel to the Law Society of Upper Canada in Compensation Funds matters;
c) Appearances before the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons;
d) Appearances before the Ontario Institute of Chartered Accountants; and
e) Appearances before the Ontario Association of Law Surveyors.
Member of the Advocates’ Society
Areas of practice in the field of litigation:
Real Estate litigation
Aircraft and airline litigation
Commercial contract litigation
Income tax litigation
Product liability litigation
Family Law litigation