德博拉 is a partner in our Litigation Group in 多伦多.
A skilled negotiator, 德博拉 obtains the best results through the appropriate combination of negotiation, mediation and arbitration depending on the challenges faced by her clients. Her practice is focused on complex corporate-commercial matters, class actions which include product liability, securities, occupier’s liability, and medical defence. Her practice emphasizes shareholder disputes, directors and officers liability, multi-faceted corporate litigation often associating the oppression remedy.
The hallmark of 德博拉’s work is her partnerships with clients. She provides pragmatic advice and strategies to meet their challenges and capitalize on their opportunities.
With experience in the courts across Canada, 德博拉 has appeared in British Columbia, Manitoba, and Ontario as counsel. She has worked with clients and their associated counsel in many more provinces and cities across Canada, the United States and Europe. In Ontario, 德博拉 has appeared before the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Court of Appeal, and the Ontario Securities Commission where she acted as counsel for an extensive provincial public inquiry. She has acted as counsel in the U.S. for arbitration proceedings, as well as in Canada.
Actively engaged with pro bono work, 德博拉 received the 加拿大广西福利彩票发行中心协会’s 2015 青年广西福利彩票发行中心公益奖 recognizing her commitment. She often also contributes to Pro Bono Law Ontario to attract and reinforce community pro bono projects.
德博拉 is currently also acting as President of the Board of Directors of Women’s Habitat of Etobicoke, a not-for-profit agency that empowers women and their children to live free from violence.
德博拉 completed her BA with Honours at the University of Windsor. She received her LLB from the 渥太华大学.