Practice focus on M&A, going-public and corporate finance transactions and general corporate/commercial matters. Advises on complex mineral earn-in and joint venture transactions, royalty and streaming transactions, asset purchase and sale transactions, strategic alliances, off-take and concentrate sale agreements and joint operating agreements. Extensive experience with Latin America-related transactions.
Four years of experience as in-house Corporate Counsel to Teck Resources Limited, a multinational diversified mining company, and worked for two years in Bermuda with a large off-shore law firm. Prior to his law career, was an exploration geophysicist with Amoco Canada Petroleum Company for seven years.