Acting on behalf of both institutional and private lenders, Doug’s practice focuses primarily on real estate litigation with an emphasis on secured creditor recovery and real estate fraud. He is highly regarded by clients and colleagues alike for his expertise in mortgage remedies.
Doug was called to the Bar in 2005 after completing his law degree at the University of Western Ontario. Doug is involved in industry associations, including his a past appointment as counsel to the Independent Mortgage Brokers Association. Outside of the office, Doug makes it a practice to give back to the community. In 2008, for example, he received the Volunteer of the Year award from the Ontario Lawyers Assistance Program, and from 2009 – 2016 was a director of the Renascent Fellowship, a substance abuse treatment facility in Ontario.
Doug has written and presented extensively in the area of mortgage enforcement, creditor remedies, and real estate litigation including the following: