Counsel to the Toronto office. Her practice focuses on structured products, securitizations and covered bond transactions with extensive experience in all aspects of OTC derivative transactions, including the regulation of OTC derivatives, applications for exemptive relief from requirements under derivatives rules and the central clearing of OTC derivatives and repo transactions. A frequent speaker at conferences on OTC derivatives and collateral issues on behalf of, among others, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association. Previously senior counsel with Royal Bank of Canada’s Capital Markets Transactions Services Group providing legal support in all aspects of derivative matters for nine years. Her expertise is recognized in The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and The Best Lawyers in Canada in the area of derivative law. In the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, she received the distinction of Lawyer of the Year in the area of derivatives law. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1994.