Bachelor of Arts, Social SciencesMay 1995 University of Windsor, Ontario
Juris Doctor (Cum Laude)August 1998 Michigan State University College of Law
Tax Law Concentration: While earning my degree, I served as President of the Student Bar Association, Editor of the Journal of International Law and Practice, and a Research Assistant and Report Drafter for the State of Michigan House Committee on Tax Policy.
LL.M. International TaxationMay 1999 Georgetown University Law Center
United States domestic tax law, international tax treaties, global tax minimization.
Tax & Law
ManagerJune 1999 – December 2002 KPMG, Toronto, Ontario
KPMG combines a multi-disciplinary approach with deep practical industry knowledge to help clients meet challenges and respond to opportunities. I developed, researched and implemented international tax planning strategies for North American entities with a view to lowering client’s worldwide tax liability.
PartnerJanuary 2003 – 2009 Juroviesky and Ricci LLP, Toronto, Ontario
Juroviesky and Ricci LLP is a boutique class action and commercial litigation firm dedicated to the highest quality litigation and advocacy. In the Class Action Practice, the firm focuses its practice on class actions that raise novel points of law, or involve matters of public interest. The firm is experienced in banking, commercial, consumer protection, employment, financial, insurance, price-fixing and securities litigation.
Co-Founded2010 – 2011 Canada Claims Management, Toronto, Ontario
I co-founded Canada Claims Management (CCM) in 2010. CCM provides portfolio monitoring, class action consulting and claims assistance services. It thrives on increasing awareness, take-up rates and awards among eligible claimants of class action legal settlements.
Founder2008 – 2011 National Class Action Services, Toronto, Ontario
I founded National Class Action Services (NCAS) in 2008. NCAS is a business that provides class action services in a number of different areas, including traditional claims administration services, notification services, media buying and call center management. NCAS ensures secure and cost-effective ways to facilitate the claims administration process. Being a lawyer with class action experience, I understand the importance of the settlement agreement, and implement processes to review and verify claims to ensure compliance therewith.
Areas of Law2009 – 2016 Xafira Law Professional Corporation, Toronto, Ontario
Areas of Law: Real Estate, Corporate, Business, Trust, Asset Protection and Wealth Planning. As a law firm with venture partners globally, Xafira assisted many individuals and businesses grow with the right and most efficient legal advice in Canada, United States and other countries throughout the world.
Entrepreneur2016 – Present Archimedes 13 Management Group / Art Escrow Services
A13MG works with professionals in the areas of Law, Tax, Accounting and Acquiring Assets in Trust. At A13MG, we firmly believe in the notion of commitment. Once you become our client, we will ensure that all your questions are answered; desires are met; problems are solved; and, as a result, profits are maximized for your business and holdings. Our company is built on the foundation of impeccable knowledge, and has the experience in dealing with professionals that assist your business. Our relationship will be built on the bedrock of trust and respect; we will always have your interest at the forefront of our priority.