Rob’s practice focuses on securities regulation and corporate finance matters, including domestic and cross-border securities offerings. Rob has significant experience on a wide range of public equity and debt offerings, private placements and M&A transactions and regularly assists issuers, investment dealers, and institutional and private investors on equity and debt financing transactions, ranging from start-up investments, venture capital and private equity investments, to larger public offerings including cross-border offerings.
Rob also advises issuers, investment dealers and other securities industry participants on various regulatory compliance matters, including listings, governance and disclosure issues. He works with both established and emerging companies world-wide, primarily in the technology, life science, industrial and investment management and dealer sectors.
Rob has been recognized by Lexpert as a Repeatedly Recommended lawyer and as one of Canada’s leading practitioners in the areas of Corporate Finance and Securities in the 2016 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. Since 2015, he has been recognized in the Best Lawyers in Canada for Securities.
Rob is a former member of the Securities Advisory Committee to the Ontario Securities Commission. He is currently a board member and past chair of the board of directors of Variety Village.