Tax aspects of M&A, cross-border investment, and corporate reorganisations; resolving tax controversies. Acted for Atlas-Copco on Epiroc spinoff; Dow Chemical on MEGlobal sale; Government of Canada on purchase of Trans Mountain Pipeline; HollyFrontier on acquisition of Petro-Canada Lubricants; Seagram on acquisition by Vivendi; Adolph Coors on Molson merger; Inco on acquisition by Vale.
Vice-Chair, Canadian Chamber of Commerce (Taxes Committee). Co-chair, Toronto Centre CRA Consultation Group; Councillor, International Fiscal Association (Canadian Branch); Former Chair (Tax), CBAO. Ontario Bar (1990). New York Bar (1993); Solicitor, England & Wales (1994).
International Fiscal Association; Canadian Tax Foundation
Canadian correspondent, Tax Notes International; www.miningtaxcanada.com.