Matthew is a partner in the Calgary office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, and is a member of our commercial litigation group. His practice focuses on complex securities litigation, class actions, commercial and shareholder disputes.
Matthew regularly represents investment and real estate industries professionals in civil proceedings, and acts as lead counsel for large corporations in front of industry tribunals, including the Law Society of Alberta, the Mutual Fund Dealers Association, Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), the Alberta Securities Commission, and the Real Estate Council of Alberta. He has been involved in significant arbitral proceedings, including those in the electricity and real estate development industries, and general corporate/commercial matters.
Matthew also represents real estate developers and investment professionals in complex class actions.
Publications & Presentations
•Co-Author, ASC Releases Results of EMD Sweep/CSA Provides Guidance on Small Firms Compliance, BLG Investment Management Bulletin, June 2017.
Rankings & Recognitions
•Recognized in 2016 and 2015 by Alberta Benchmark Rating as a Litigation Star (Securities).
•Recognized in 2014 by Alberta Benchmark Rating as a Future Litigation Star.
•Recognized in 2013 by Lexpert as a Repeatedly Recommended Leading Practitioner, Litigation - Securities.
•Recognized in 2011 in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a Leading Practitioner in Securities Litigation.