Michael practises in the areas of corporate and commercial law with a particular emphasis on drafting and negotiating agreements, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and financing for Canadian and international corporations with a presence in Canada. Michael provides advice on Canadian intellectual property, privacy, advertising, promotions and Internet sales. He acts for clients in a diverse range of industry sectors, including retail, technology, financial advisors as well as medical and other regulated health therapists.
Michael received his law degree from Queens University, and was called to the bar in 2001.
For several years Michael was Senior Legal Counsel at the Canadian Standards Association, where he led the legal department, and was involved in the compliance, governmental affairs and acquisitions teams. Michael also managed litigation of several significant lawsuits and the company’s corporate restructuring.
Michael is a proud husband and father of two great children.