Born in Montreal Quebec. Raised in Vancouver and Toronto. Currently resides in South Delta with his wife and two children. Educated at the University of Toronto (BA) and University of British Columbia (LLB).
Called to the Bar in 1993. Practiced in Burnaby for 24 years. In January 2016 opened his own law firm.
A coach for minor baseball and soccer.
Smooth play making centre iceman for Senior Hockey.