Phil offers his business and real estate clients a unique combination of hands-on business experience and an in-depth understanding of corporate finance. A fluently bilingual lawyer, Phil began his legal career at a boutique corporate finance firm on Bay Street after completing his joint Law / MBA program. His detailed and diligent approach to all matters ensures clients’ needs are met from the moment a file opens until the final documents are delivered.
Phil advises corporate clients on all aspects of their operations from incorporating and shareholder agreements, to loan agreements, as well as mergers and acquisitions. Backed by his business experience and corporate finance education, Phil has advised and acted on multiple corporate reorganizations varying in size and detail, where he worked seamlessly with his clients’ accountants and lenders.
In his real estate practice, Phil draws on his experience as a property investor and manager to provide sound advice that extends beyond the legal work needed to complete a transaction. He helps investors evaluate real estate opportunities, as well as residential home buyers looking to take the next step on the real estate ladder.
Phil comes from an entrepreneurial family and he carried on the tradition by starting a property management and investment business that he operated throughout university. He grew up playing competitive team sports and he remains a regular on the golf course and at the hockey rink.