Brian is a Partner at the Toronto law firm of Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP. Brian practises in the areas of corporate and securities law with an emphasis on investment funds, securities registration for dealers and advisors, public and private financings, mergers and acquisitions and Islamic finance.
Brian’s practice also involves corporate and regulatory insurance law involving agents and brokers. Brian is a Chartered Insurance Professional with the Insurance Institute of Canada and prior to becoming a lawyer he was a licensed life insurance agent, accident & sickness insurance agent and registered insurance broker at a large Toronto brokerage firm. Brian was part of senior management and involved in both property and casualty and out-of-country travel medical insurance.
Brian has written and published numerous articles involving corporate, securities and insurance matters and spoken at various conferences and seminars including the new rules involving Registration Reform under National Instrument 31-103.
Brian has obtained his Masters of Law in Securities from Osgoode Hall Law School, a LL.B. from the University of Windsor School of Law, a Juris Doctor from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and a Masters of Arts for Judicial Administration and a Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Public Administration from Brock University.
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