Expertise

  • Cannabis Law
  • Corporate Governance and Strategic Planning
  • Corporate and Commercial Transactions
  • Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Securities and Corporate Finance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Wills, Trusts, Estates, and Estate Litigation

Year of Call

  • 2008, Alberta

Education

  • B.A., University of Alberta, 2003
  • LL.B., University of Western Ontario, 2007

Professional Associations

  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association

Representative Work

  • Advise on corporate/commercial matters, including the various forms of business structure (i.e. corporations, partnerships and mutual fund trusts).
  • Advise on corporate finance and securities law matters, including brokered and non-brokered private placements for both public and private companies and initial public offerings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, the TSX-V and the TSX
  • Advise on matters related to mergers and acquisitions, including Capital Pool Company qualifying transactions, take-over bids, amalgamations and court ordered plans of arrangement.
  • Advise with respect to corporate reorganizations and recapitalizations.
  • Advise clients involved in all aspects of the cannabis industry in Canada.
  • Advise clients with respect to securities regulations and disclosure obligations, including the preparation of public issuer disclosure documents.
  • Advise on corporate governance matters.
  • Advise with respect to the completion of bank financing and the acquisition and disposition of commercial real estate.
  • Advise in connection with the making of trade-mark applications and oppositions.
  • Advise in connection with the preparation of wills and estates, the formation of family trusts, and the completion of estate freezes.