Professional Background

Evan is an Associate in our Commercial Litigation Practice group. His practice includes civil appeals, commercial disputes and regulatory litigation. He also has significant experience in securities regulation. He has successfully appeared before the Ontario Securities Commission, as well as all levels of court in Ontario.

Before joining Singleton Reynolds in 2018, Evan articled at the Enforcement Branch of the Ontario Securities Commission, giving him special insight into a complex and growing area of litigation. He has since advised clients on the potential impact of securities laws to their businesses.

Education

  • Juris Doctor, University of Toronto, 2016
  • Master of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, 2012
  • Bachelor of Arts, Queen’s University, 2010
  • Called to the Ontario Bar: 2017

Memberships

  • Advocates’ Society

Community + Volunteering

International Human Rights Program at the University of Toronto

  • Crosstown Transit Constructors v. Metrolinx, 2019 ONCA 24
  • Gupta v. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2019 HRTO 46
  • Jungle Lion Management Inc. v. London Life Insurance Company, 2019 ONSC 78
  • Elliott v. Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, 2019 ONSC 2764 (Div Ct)
  • Re Dhanani, 2017 ONSEC 15
  • Re Optam Holdings et al., 2017 ONSEC 4
  • Schnarr v. Blue Mountain Resorts Limited, 2018 ONCA 400

Publications

  • Poonian and the standard of review applied to securities regulatory decisions”, The Advocates’ Journal (2019) Vol. 37, No. 4
  • Co-Author, “SLAPP in the Face – Bondfield Prevails in Anti-SLAPP Motion”, April 2019.
  • “Assessing Damages for the Public Disclosure of Private Facts: The Case of Jane Doe 464533 v ND” (2017) 42 Queen’s LJ 135