David E. Clark

David E. Clark


dclark [at] dalelessmann.com

Practice Description

David advises many substantial private companies, some of which are Canadian subsidiaries of well-known European companies, in all areas of Canadian business law. Many of David's clients are in the renewable energy sector. He maintains an active transactional practice focused on business acquisitions and divestitures, secured lending, mergers and acquisitions and private equity. David also supports these clients in their ongoing business operations with advice on shareholder and partnership agreements, franchising and distributorships, family business planning and employment law.

Community Involvement

  • Fort York Foundation (Board member)
  • Stanley Thompson Society (Board member)
  • Thornhill Country Club (past President and Board member)
  • Victoria University, University of Toronto (past Chairman and Board of Regents member)

Professional Affiliations and Distinctions

  • Admitted to the Ontario Bar (Law Society of Upper Canada), 1976
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Cited by U.K legal publication “In Brief” as “a very good corporate partner”