McGill University (Bachelor of Arts, 1971. Bachelor of Civil Law, 1974. Bachelor of Laws, 1975).
Spoken languages: French, English.
Worked at Ravinsky Ryan (Montreal, QU) specializing in General Practice. Tax Planning and Litigation, Commercial, Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities, Natural Resources Financing, Trademark and Copyright, Estate Planning, Public and Private Financing. Admitted to the bar, 1976, Quebec.
1986, Ontario. Author: "The Statutory Protection Against Oppression," Corporate Structures, Finance and Operations, Volume 1, 1980. "Fair Value, The Valuation of Shares," Corporate Structure, Finance and Operations, Volume 2, 1982.
Lecturer in Law, McGill University Continuing Education, 1980-1982. Lecturer, Taxation Law, McGill University, Department of Career and Management Studies and Graduate Administrative Studies, 1995-1997.
Member: Canadian and International (Member, Section on Energy and Resource Law) Bar Associations.
Canadian Tax Foundation. Canadian Developers & Prospectors Association. Ravinsky Ryan is a boutique founded in 1992.
The firm is focused on business law, specializing in tax planning and litigation (including evasion proceedings), securities, civil litigation and mergers and acquisitions.
The firm prides itself on the fact that it is a cohesive unit which is able to respond to client needs rapidly and creatively. As a small and highly specialized firm, we are able to maintain close ties with our clients and to foster their confidence.
An extensive network of contacts with counsel throughout Canada and internationally, enables Ravinsky Ryan to provide advice to its clients on an interjurisdictional basis.
Member: Canadian and International (Member, Section on Energy and Resource Law) Bar Associations. Canadian Tax Foundation. Canadian Developers & Prospectors Association.