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William Fung
Partner

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Will's primary focus is on corporate finance transactions and public mergers and acquisitions, from public offerings and private placements of equity and debt securities on behalf of issuers, dealers and strategic investors to take-over bids, merger transactions and proxy battles on behalf of offerors, targets, activist investors and special committees. In particular, he has significant experience with domestic and cross-border REITs, REOCs, income funds and mutual fund corporations. Will also regularly advises issuers and other market participants on corporate governance and regulatory compliance matters. He is a member of the Hong Kong Canada Business Association. Recent representative matters include: NADG NNN REIT in connection with its up to US$50-million initial public offering of two classes of REIT units to acquire US triple net lease outparcel properties in August 2017; R&R REIT in connection with its security holder-approved, related party acquisition of a portfolio of 9 US hotels comprising 1,020 rooms for aggregate purchase price of US$35.1-million approved in June 2017; WPT Industrial REIT in connection with its bought deal treasury and secondary offerings and private placement of REIT units totaling US$200-million from July 2016 to June 2017.


Year Called to the Bar:1992 (ON)
199 Bay St, Suite 4000, Commerce Court West
Toronto, ON
Phone: (416) 863-2356
Fax: (416) 863-2653
E-mail: william.fung@blakes.com

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