UPDATED ON: Thursday, June 23, 2005
From The Globe and Mail
Heenan Blaikie boasted tremendous growth of its Securities and Corporate Finance Practice through the addition of four partners and three associates in Toronto. Over the past few months, Wendy Del Mul, Jay Duffield, Kevin Rooney and Sonia Yung have joined as partners. Along with them came associates John Place, Brett Seifred and Stephanie Thompson. They are part of a thriving national team of over 40 securities and corporate finance lawyers. Their experience ranges from the development of innovative emerging companies in various industries (such as mining, financial services, biotechnology and medical devices, software development, gaming and alternative energy) to the execution of some of the most significant mergers and acquisitions of public companies in Canada. They advise issuers, institutional investors, portfolio managers and investment funds on all aspects of securities law in an ever-changing regulatory environment. They have an established track record and are a powerful force in the securities mid-market as counsel to investment firms helping emerging growth companies raise capital and get listed on stock exchanges in Canada, the U.S., and internationally.
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.