Michael is a highly skilled corporate and commercial lawyer, with over 35 years of varied legal experience in both private and in-house roles.
Commercial; Corporate; Corporate Governance; Employment Law; Legal and Regulatory Compliance; Operating as General Counsel in both private and public company settings
Former firms & in-house roles:
Roebuck, Garbig LLP; Fogler Rubinoff LLP; Jevons Capital Group Inc.; Pet Valu Canada Inc.
Michael is a hardworking and dedicated corporate and commercial lawyer who has a broad knowledge of many areas of law. With more than 35 years of varied legal experience in both private practice and in-house counsel roles, he is recognized as being thoroughly analytical and detail-oriented. His expertise includes managing the legal function in both private and public company settings, contract drafting, negotiation, and review. He also has experience with business acquisitions and dispositions, employment matters, and legal and regulatory compliance.
Michael is a believer in loyalty and perseverance and is proud of his long-standing association with many of the organizations he has been professionally involved with.
Osgoode Hall Law School, York University (LL.B.) 1983
University of Toronto (B.A.) 1980