UPDATED ON: Wednesday, June 22, 2005
From The Globe and Mail
Heenan Blaikie is pleased to announce that Kevin Rooney and Sonia Yung have joined the securities and corporate finance team as partners in the Toronto office. They bring to the firm a wealth of experience acting on behalf of issuers and underwriters in offerings of equity and debt securities.
Kevin Rooney practised securities and mining law with a major Toronto firm prior to joining Heenan Blaikie. Since January 2000, Kevin has been involved in numerous financings which have raised more than $1 billion in the aggregate for companies in various industries. He has also been involved in a number of corporate reorganizations and restructurings, take-over bids and dissident proxy solicitations. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1990.
With 375+ lawyers across Canada, and over 125 lawyers in Toronto, Heenan Blaikie is one of Canada's leading law firms, delivering the full scope of legal services and innovative business solutions to clients ranging from start-ups to many of Canada's largest companies, institutions and government bodies.