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Richard J. Balfour

Firm: McCarthy Tétrault LLP - Vancouver

Phone: (604) 643-7915
Fax: (604) 622-5615


Year called to the Bar: 1981

Partner in the firm’s Vancouver office. Acts for private and public corporations, investment dealers, merchant banks and investment funds in public financings and private placements, hostile and negotiated take-over bids, mergers & acquisitions, and financial work-outs involving public corporations and governmental entities. Also advises on initial public offerings; "bought deal" public and private financings of equity and debt, including secondary issues; cross-border issues of equity, bonds and high-yield notes; recapitalizations; and corporate governance, related-party transactions, insider bids, going-private transactions and special committees. Admitted to the Alberta Bar in 1981 and to the British Columbia Bar in 1982.

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