Partner. Counsel in the areas of taxation, corporate and commercial law, personal and corporate tax planning, mergers and acquisitions, structuring business organizations and corporate financial transactions, counsel in shareholder disputes and succession planning, counsel to a variety of enterprises engaged in the planning, construction, ownership and leasing of real property, as well as for clients engaged in the natural resource, mining, forestry and fertilizer industries in Manitoba. Particular emphasis on private corporation planning and reorganization. Has significant experience in negotiating and representing stakeholders, public institutions, governments and other organizations. Experience in negotiating and working with government agencies at all levels of civic, provincial and federal jurisdiction.