William Fung

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

199 Bay St, Suite 4000, Commerce Court West
Toronto, ON M5L 1A9
Phone: (416) 863-2356
Fax: (416) 863-2653
E-mail: william.fung@blakes.com

Will's primary focus is on corporate finance transactions and public mergers & 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)
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Corporate Finance & Securities
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Mergers & Acquisitions