Greg is a partner at TDS who’s practice is concentrated in Business Law. He has particular experience in mergers and acquisitions, real estate leasing and development, secured transactions and franchising.
Greg is a repeatedly recognized Leading Lawyer in the Canadian Lexpert Directory, receiving recommendations in 2017 – 2021. He is also featured in the 2020 Lexpert Special Edition – Finance and M&A.
Greg is listed as a Leading Practitioner in the 2008 – 2021 Lexpert Directory for areas including Corporate Commercial, Corporate Finance & Securities, Corporate Mid-Market and Property Development.
University of Winnipeg, B.A., 1974
University of Manitoba, LL.B., 1977
Recognized by Best Lawyers™ Mergers and Acquisitions Law “Lawyer of the Year” award in Winnipeg in 2021 and 2023
Recognized by Best Lawyers™ 2022 Corporate Law “Lawyer of the Year” award in Winnipeg
Included in the 2023 edition of Best Lawyers™ in Canada in the fields of Corporate Law, Franchise Law, and Mergers and Acquisitions Law (since 2015)
Ranked as a Band 1 lawyer in the Chambers Canada 2022 Lawyers’ Directory
Featured in the 2020 Lexpert Special Edition – Finance and M&A.
Repeatedly recognized in the Lexpert Canadian Directory as a leading lawyer from 2017-202.
Listed as a Leading Practitioner in the 2008-2021 Lexpert Directory for areas including Corporate Commercial, Corporate Finance & Securities, Corporate Mid-Market and Property Development
Identified as an Acritas Star, 2017, 2018 and 2019
Listed in 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada, Lawyer of the Year for Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Named to the Lexpert 2016 – 2017 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, in the area of Corporate Finance & Securities
Past-Chair of CancerCare Manitoba
Former Director of Winnipeg Habitat for Humanity Inc.
Former Director and Past Chair of Winnipeg Enterprises Corporation (which managed the Winnipeg Stadium and Arena Complex prior to building of MTS Centre)
Past Legal Section Chair of Winnipeg United Way Campaign
Past lecturer for many years at Manitoba Bar Admission Course
Co-Chair of Law Society of Manitoba 2005 Isaac Pitblado Lectures on “Going Global – Advising Clients Doing Business Beyond Borders”
Past Chair of National Business Law Subsection of the Canadian Bar Association
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