Dan works closely with the Blakes Nitro program, assisting emerging and high-potential companies in various stages of growth. He also supports Nitro’s strategic initiatives nationally.
Prior to joining Blakes, Dan held senior legal positions with a range of successful businesses in the consumer goods, skincare, real estate and food service industries Through these unique experiences, he provided practical, pragmatic and efficient legal advice. He also has experience serving as the general counsel for businesses in complex and diverse environments.
Dan is able to provide valuable advice and insight to businesses in a variety of different contexts at various stages. He understands the unique challenges faced by clients and the importance of enabling clients to achieve their business objectives.
“Businesses are facing a multitude of pressures given the constantly evolving nature and maturation of Canada’s start-up landscape and legal market,” notes Dan. “We appreciate the needs of our clients and see ourselves as partners, helping clients obtain wins and get things done!”