Head of the Environmental Group. Represents clients with land use issues, project development, regulatory approvals, environmental assessments, First Nations consultation, and litigation, in a range of natural resource industries including mining, forestry, aquaculture, energy, oil and gas, and transportation. Advises on major project approval processes in western Canada and the North.
Admitted to BC (1981), NWT (1998), Nunavut (1999), and Yukon (2006) Bars. Queen’s Counsel (BC).
UBC (BA, 1976), LSE (MSc, 1977), McGill (LLB, 1980). Adjunct Professor, Natural Resources Law (2010-2011 and 2017); Adjunct Professor, Oil and Gas Law (2013 to 2016) at UBC Law School.