Geoff’s corporate-commercial litigation practice includes expertise in class actions, domestic and international commercial arbitration, contractual disputes, franchise litigation, construction and infrastructure litigation, and tax litigation. Geoff regularly appears on motions and appeals before Ontario and Federal courts. He has extensive trial and arbitration experience, having completed two long, complex trials, and multiple arbitrations (both domestic and international). In addition to representing clients in contested hearings, Geoff provides advice in respect of assessing litigation risk with a view to avoiding litigation, and provides practical business solutions to complex legal problems. His strong negotiating skills have obtained excellent results for clients. Geoff has been seconded to the legal departments of both The Bank of Nova Scotia and General Motors of Canada Limited.