Roger practises in the areas of corporate and commercial, energy, and environmental law. He also advises clients with respect to their lobbying obligations.
Regarding environmental and energy law, Roger advises clients on their environmental and regulatory requirements generally as well as with regards to environmental assessment processes, permitting requirements, pesticide management, the transportation and recycling of dangerous goods, product stewardship, and oil and gas transportation.
In his commercial practice, Roger has participated in a range of transactions in sectors such as transportation, cosmetics, manufacturing, and food, beverage and agribusiness. He also assists clients in the preparation of commercial agreements such as distribution, licensing and sale agreements.
Before joining Blakes, Roger gained valuable experience as a summer student with another large Canadian law firm. He is fluent in English, French and Spanish, and has a working knowledge of Portuguese.