Lawyers & Paralegals
David practices in the areas of corporate and commercial law, real estate and estate planning & administration. In practice for over 40 years in Barrie, a major part of his practice currently involves advising clients, and implementing plans, with respect to estate planning matters, including the creation of family trusts and charitable foundations.
His corporate practice has a particular emphasis on company acquisitions and dispositions, reorganizations, shareholder agreements, limited liability partnerships and joint ventures. He advises foreign clients on establishing or acquiring businesses in Ontario, and acts on behalf of several large institutional lenders in secured transactions. He has often been responsible for managing the legal aspects of complex transactions involving multiple parties and many levels of professional advisors. David is certified by the Law Society of Ontario (LSO) as a Specialist in Corporate and Commercial Law.
Dave has been, and continues to be, involved in community affairs, having served as the President of the Barrie Downtown Improvement Board and the Rotary Club of Barrie-Huronia, and as a director of the Barrie YMCA and United Appeal.
Dave is an avid golfer and skier and immensely enjoys spending time with his wife and sons at the family cottage.