Alan practises in the areas of securities and corporate/commercial law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and corporate governance. Alan also practises in the areas of mining and energy law and serves as the co-chair of Dentons mining group.
Alan regularly advises public companies and securities dealers in public and private financing transactions (both equity and debt), including private placements and prospectus offerings. Alan also regularly acts in take-over bids, mergers and acquisitions and other business combinations, corporate reorganizations and joint ventures. He also advises public companies on general corporate and securities law matters, including stock exchange listings, continuous disclosure obligations and other regulatory compliance issues.
Alan is recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 as one of Canada's leading lawyers in the areas of Mergers and Acquisitions Law and Securities Law, by The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2014 in the area of Corporate Finance & Securities and by Chambers Global: The Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers for Business 2014 as a leading Foreign Expert in the areas of Energy and Natural Resources: Mining and Projects: Mining: Leading Canadian Firms (Latin America