Noralee’s practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, financings, and corporate and board governance. Her clients are primarily in the oil & gas, oil sands and service sectors. She has been the main legal adviser and has significant experience in a number of mergers involving both public and private companies, friendly and hostile take-over bids, and complicated plans of arrangement involving related parties and foreign entities. She has been engaged in several strategic mandates relating to transformational, taking private or restructuring transactions. She has been lead partner on IPOs, back-door listings and debt offerings in Canada, as well as sophisticated cross-border entities, mergers and financings. She has experience in negotiating and documenting the capitalization of start-up companies, including private equity funding. Noralee assists many companies in the review of corporate governance policies and their compliance with fiduciary duties and securities regulations. She also serves as a board member or corporate secretary on several public companies.