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Practice Areas

Pension, Benefits and Executive Compensation


Elizabeth has more than 25 years of experience in pension, benefits and executive compensation law. She is a founding partner of BMKP Law, a boutique law firm specializing in that area. She advises public and private sector employers on a wide range of matters relating to pension and employee benefits plans. Elizabeth advises on innovative plan designs, and acts for employers engaged in plan conversions, appears as counsel on pension litigation disputes and has extensive experience advising on large corporate transactions, including insolvencies, mergers and acquisitions, and reorganizations.

Professional Memberships

•Canadian Bar Association | National Pension and Benefits Law Section | Past Chair (2018 – 2019) | Chair (2017 – 2018) | Vice-Chair (2016-2017) | Treasurer (2015-2016) | Secretary (2014-2015) | Executive Member (2011-2014)

•Ontario Bar Association | Pension and Benefits Law Section | Member

•American Bar Association - Canadian Bar Association Liaison Member | Continuing Legal Education Division | Joint Committee on Employee Benefits (2016 – 2018)

•Marshall Stakeholder Reference Group | Employer Counsel Representative, appointed by the Ontario Minister of Finance (2016-2017)

•American Bar Association | Member

•International Pension and Employee Benefits Lawyers’ Association (IPEBLA) | Member