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 although he regularly is retained on complex matters of all types.
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 including employment issues.
Matthew also represents real estate developers and investment professionals in complex class actions.
Publications & Presentations
•Co-author, The Securities Litigation Review, Law Business Research Ltd., Fourth Edition.
Rankings & Recognitions
•Recognized in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada (Corporate and Commercial Litigation).
•Recognized by Alberta Benchmark Rating as a Litigation Star (Securities).
•Recognized by Alberta Benchmark Rating as a Future Litigation Star.
•Recognized by Lexpert as a Repeatedly Recommended Leading Practitioner, Litigation - Securities.
•Recognized in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a Leading Practitioner in Securities Litigation.
•Member, Canadian Bar Association
•Member, Law Society of Alberta
•Member, Calgary Bar Association
•Member of the Board of Directors of the National Exempt Market Association
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