Cannabis Overview

Cannabis Industry Expertise

Wildeboer Dellelce's Cannabis Practice group is multi-disciplinary and widely acknowledged as one of Canada's leaders in the sector. With nearly every lawyer in the firm engaged in some form of cannabis related matter, the firm leverages its expertise across all of its core practice areas including corporate finance and securities, corporate commercial, regulatory, debt and lending, M&A, tax and real estate.

Wildeboer Dellelce represents a variety of industry participants, in Canada and internationally, including licensed producers and processors and applicants stage companies, investment banks and other financial institutions and financial services providers, cannabis technology (hardware and software), and cannabis ancillary service providers.

Selected Mandates

Acting for Hiku Brands in $540M acquisition by Canopy Growth Corporation in September 2018, in their acquisition of Maitri Group Inc. in May 2018, in their announcement to merge with WeedMD in April 2018 and in their acquisition of TS Prairie Retail Corp in March 2018.

Acted for Terrace Global Inc., as Canadian legal counsel in respect of the acquisitions by Terrace of its international cannabis assets in Uruguay, Spain and Portugal.  

Flower One Holdings Inc. completed a $20.85M public offering in November 2019 and $50M public offering in March 2019. (Acted for the agents).

Embark Health Inc. completed $8.3M private placement in October 2019. (Acted for the agents).

WeedMD Inc. completed $13.1M bought deal financing in September 2019. (Acted for the underwriters).

Acted for Xtraction Services, Inc. in its merger with Caracara Silver Inc. in September 2019.

Acted for Vapium Incorporated in its joint venture with Grenco Science in August 2019. The companies will work together to integrate ground-breaking technologies for the medical cannabis industry under the brand name Accudose.

Aleafia Health Inc. completed a $40.25M public offering in June 2019. (Acted for the agents).

Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. completed first tranche of private placement offering of convertible debentures for US $500M in May 2019. (Acted for the underwriters.)

Abacus Health Products, Inc. completes $34.5M bought deal prospectus offering in May 2019.

DionyMed Brands Inc. completed $10.5M private placement in May 2019. (Acted for the underwriters).

Zenabis Global Inc. completed $28.75M public offering in April 2019. (Acted for the agents).

Halo Labs Inc. completed $18M prospectus offering in April 2019. (Acted for the agents).

Medcolcanna Organics Inc. closed a series of financing transactions for approximately $9.1M in March 2019 and a reverse takeover transaction in May 2019. (Acted for the agents, and now act for the company.)

Acted for Blueberries Cannabis Corp., in completing its business combination with Blueberries Medical Corp and $8.8M private placement of subscription receipts in February 2019.

Newstrike Resources Ltd. completed $51M bought deal public offering in June 2018 and $92M bought deal financing in February 2018 (Acted for the underwriters).

Acting for Tokyo Smoke, a Canadian lifestyle brand, in merger with DOJA Cannabis to form Hiku Brands (January 2018).

Canopy Growth Corporation completed $200M bought deal financing in February 2018, $60M bought deal financing in December 2016 and $34.5M bought deal financing in August 2016. (Acted for the undewriters).

Cannabis Growth Opportunity Corporation in their $38.7M Initial Public Offering (January 2018). (Acted for the agents).


For more information on how we can assist you in this sector or to speak with us regarding any of your business law needs, please contact:

Jeff Hergott call 416 361 4783

Charlie Malone call 416 361 1267

Michael Rennie call 416 361 4781

Carlye Bellavia call 416 361 5898