Heather is BLG’s Toronto Office Research Partner. Heather’s practice focuses on supporting corporate and litigation lawyers with complex legal strategy, research and written advocacy. She regularly assists with written materials for appeals to the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada, and drafts opinions, pleadings, factums, corporate documents and publications. She also specializes in appellate and public law advocacy, and in the health and energy sectors.
Heather has appeared at all levels of court in Ontario and at the Supreme Court of Canada.
Heather was a summer and articling student at BLG and joined the firm as an associate in September 2006. Heather practiced in a number of litigation-related practice areas at BLG as an associate and as a partner before becoming the Toronto Office Research Partner. She studied bioethics before transitioning into law.