Partner with a practice focusing on corporate/commercial, commercial real estate, banking, capital markets and financial services. Has expertise in the areas of banking, structured finance and private international law. Frequent writer and speaker on issues related to secured lending and securitization. Author of two publications: “Les sûretés réelles, en pratique, au premier anniversaire du Code civil du Québec” in Le nouveau Code civil du Québec: un bilan (1995) and “La titrisation des créances” in Le droit bancaire (Service de formation Yvon Blais, November 30, 1995). Recognized in IFLR1000 in banking and mergers & acquisitions; Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada; The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory in Asset Securitization, Corporate Commercial Law, Derivative Instruments, Banking & Financial Institutions; and The Best Lawyers in Canada in banking and finance law, real estate law, structured finance law (Lawyer of the Year 2011). Fellow, American College of Mortgage Attorneys.