A senior partner and leader of the GowlingWLG Medical Defence Group. His practice is focused on medical malpractice (defence), professional liability, health law, privacy and professional disciplinary proceedings. He graduated from Dalhousie University Law School in 1988 and was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1990, and the Nunavut Bar in 2003. Over the course of his career he has extensive trial and hearing experience (a highlight of which was conducting a case in the Western Arctic). He is annually recognized in a number of ranking publications for his expertise in the area of Medical Negligence and professional liability. He is involved in both legal and medical continuing education on issues related to health law, medical malpractice and professional liability.