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.
Sonia Yung practised securities and corporate law with a major Toronto firm prior to joining our team. She has been involved in numerous public and private financings, as well as mergers and acquisitions, acting on behalf of investment dealers and Canadian and international companies in various industries. She has extensive experience in public company and investment fund regulatory compliance matters. In 1998, she was seconded to the Market Operations branch of the Ontario Securities Commission, where she participated in a number of policy reformulation initiatives. She was called to the Ontario and British Colombia Bars in 1994.
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.