Private Equity and Securities

Private Equity and Securities

Practice Group Members

Dean Psarras
David Shaw

Dale & Lessmann LLP regularly represents leading securities underwriters, dealers, advisors, issuers and syndicate participants providing highly responsive service, up-to-date legal advice and innovative solutions in Canada's multi-jurisdictional securities regulatory regime. On the issuer side, we act regularly for emerging growth companies, helping these companies to structure their corporate and legal affairs early on in order to improve their chances of success in the capital markets as their businesses develop. Our lawyers regularly advise our clients on a broad range of sophisticated domestic and international capital-raising transactions, including equity and debt offerings, regulatory compliance and corporate governance. As a result, we have gained experience across many industries; including mining, wind energy development, infrastructure development and renewal, technology, asset management, residential and commercial real estate development and public-private partnerships.

Our work in this area includes:

  • corporate finance
  • public and private equity financings
  • securities compliance and regulation
  • corporate reorganizations
  • structured finance and securitization
  • project finance
  • debt finance and lending
  • commercial real estate transactions
  • mutual funds and investment management
  • privatizations
  • board and committee advisory services and corporate governance

We pride ourselves on providing timely, common-sense solutions for our clients and have earned a reputation for going the distance to get deals done.