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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower
22 Adelaide Street West, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 4E3

Work Department

International Trade




Matthew is a partner in BLG’s International Trade and Investment Group. His practice focuses on cross-border compliance and dispute resolution under the WTO and other trade agreements, bilateral investment treaties, and Canadian law. He represents business and government clients from around the world on complex, high-profile files including the NAFTA re-negotiations and the softwood lumber dispute, in Canadian trade remedy proceedings, and on transactions involving economic sanctions and export controls. Matthew formerly headed the Government of Canada’s Trade Law Bureau. He has more than 25 years’ experience advocating before international tribunals and negotiating trade and investment treaties. Matthew was called to the Ontario Bar in 1990 and the New York Bar in 2000.




Member, Canada’s roster of NAFTA Chapter 19 panelists; Member, Minister of the Environment’s NAFTA Advisory Council; Vice-Chair, International Trade and Customs Law Committee, International Bar Association.


LLB, University of Toronto, 1988; BA, McGill University, 1984.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > International trade

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