Andrew is counsel for the Blakes Nitro program. He represents Nitro clients on various commercial matters, including company formation, restructuring, financing and business strategy. He also regularly assists with business development efforts in onboarding new high growth and emerging-technology companies into the Nitro Program and supports various Nitro strategic initiatives nationally.
Prior to joining Blakes, Andrew co-founded a legal tech startup out of law school and was an associate at a large full-service law firm in Toronto. Through his unique experience as a former entrepreneur and founder, Andrew is able to provide valuable advice and insight to businesses in a variety of different contexts at various stages. Having experienced the numerous challenges that entrepreneurs face daily, Andrew is able to advise Nitro clients in a timely, efficient and practical manner.