Frank is a senior litigation lawyer in Hicks Morley’s Toronto office and is the chair of the firm’s Litigation practice group. He has significant courtroom experience representing clients in civil litigation and regulatory proceedings.
Frank has particular expertise in administrative law and judicial review, appeals, employment litigation, pension litigation, shareholder litigation, restrictive covenant litigation, class actions, and injunctions.
Frank has represented clients in trials, commercial arbitrations, hearings and appeals. He has appeared as counsel before tribunals, in all levels of court in Ontario, in the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.
While Frank acts for clients in a variety of industries, he has significant experience working with financial sector clients.
Prior to commencing practice, Frank clerked at the Court of Appeal for Ontario.
Colleges Education Financial Services Government Ministries & Agencies (Federal and Provincial) Healthcare Hospitality & Gaming Manufacturing Media & Communications Membership Associations Municipalities & Municipal Agencies School Boards Universities
Memberships & Affiliations
Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers – Member
Canadian Bar Association – Member
Ontario Bar Association – Member (Administrative, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Education, Labour & Employment, and Pensions and Benefits Law Sections)
The Advocates’ Society – Member
Select Publications & Presentations
“Frustration of Contract in the Employment Law Context” Annual Review of Civil Litigation 2016, Carswell (September 9, 2016)
“The Supreme Court of Canada ‘Sharpens the Focus’ of Fiduciary Law” Ontario Bar Association (April 2010)
“A Representative Plaintiff for All Seasons” Class Action Defence Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 3 (March 1, 2008)
Harvard Law School, J.D. (magna cum laude)
University of Toronto, B.A