Chad Bayne is the founder and co-chair of Osler's emerging companies practice group. He works on corporate and securities law matters with a focus on the technology sector. Clients praise the value he adds to their operations, with one saying he "has good solutions for business problems versus just trying to apply the law blindly." His experience is also appreciated: "Very relatable, he works with a lot of tech companies, has a useful network, and has seen many of our challenges before." Bayne is also Osler's representative at Creative Destruction Labs, a programme for seed-stage startups.