University of Western Ontario (Bachelor of Laws, 1983). Cambridge University (Master of Laws, 1984). Spoken languages: English.
Worked at Appleby, Spurling & Kempe (Hamilton) specializing in General Practice. Incorporations. Company Law. Insolvency. Trusts and Estates.
Litigation. Conveyancing. Admitted to the bar, 1986, Ontario, Canada. 1989, England and Wales and Hong Kong (Not admitted in Bermuda).
President, Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong, 1995-1996. Governor, Canadian International School, Hong Kong, 1995-1996 Member: Canadian Bar Association. Inter-Pacific Bar Association.
The origin of the firm dates from the turn of the century. Largely as a result of Bermuda's increasing recognition as an international business centre, the firm has developed substantially over the past 40 years with an international perspective and an ability to meet client needs from offices in Bermuda, the Far East and Europe. It is one of Bermuda's largest firms and has a total complement of over 200 persons, including 40 lawyers, 2 consultants, over 30 corporate administrators and a qualified librarian.
Canadian Bar Association. County of York Law Association. (Also Member, Fred Kan & Company, Hong Kong).