Jim Craig practiced law for over 45 years with the firm of Ayelsworth Thompson Phelan O’Brien, specializing in banking and real estate law. He was part of a group that developed the accepted precedent for condominium documentation when condominium law was introduced in Ontario. Mr. Craig was appointed a Queen’s Counsel in 1974. Mr. Craig’s career has largely been focused on acting for The Royal Bank of Canada. He has been called upon to act on both real estate financings and restructurings and has lectured on aspects of banking law throughout his career. Mr. Craig is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Bar Association and the Canadian Bar Association. Mr. Craig obtained his Bachelor of Arts from Queen’s University and obtained his formal legal training at Osgoode Hall. Mr. Craig is involved in the The Yellow Bus Foundation as well as the Salvation Army, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Kidney Foundation and the Civic Garden Centre.