- University of Manitoba, LL.B.
- University of Winnipeg, B.A.
Edward is a partner in the Business Law Department and Chair Emeritus of the Insolvency & Restructuring Practice Group. He provides business-critical advice to our clients on commercial matters with an emphasis on restructurings and related acquisitions, divestitures, financings and governance. Involved in complex cross-border cases for 25 years, he has served as counsel to: major corporations; senior lending syndicates and agents; equity sponsors and purchasers; and governments and crown agencies. Edward is also certified as a director by the Institute of Corporate Directors.
Edward has published widely and presented frequently on commercial matters. He is a Fellow of the Insolvency Institute of Canada, a founding member of the Editorial Board of the Annual Review of Insolvency Law and serves on the Advisory Committee to the Superintendent of Bankruptcy. He has been an Instructor/Lecturer for the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Institute of Canadian Bankers and the University of Toronto and Osgoode Hall Law Schools.