Darrell Podowski is a partner who advises mining and other resource companies on their operations, mergers & acquisitions, securities and corporate finance law requirements in Canada and internationally, with a focus on Latin America. He was previously in-house counsel to Teck Resources Ltd., and prior to his law career Darrell served as an oil and gas exploration geophysicist with Dome Petroleum Ltd. and Amoco Canada Petroleum Corp. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology and Geophysics in addition to his law degree. Darrell was named one of the top 10 most highly-regarded individuals in mining law in North America by Who’s Who Legal for 2017, and the highest regarded individual in mining law in Canada by Who’s Who Legal Canada for 2016. He is also recognized as a leading lawyer in Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Latinvex has profiled Darrell as one of Latin America’s ‘Top 100 Lawyers’. Darrell was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1993 and the Bermuda Bar in 2002.