Michael Waters

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)

200 Burrard St, Suite 1200, Waterford Centre
Vancouver, BC V7X 1T2
Phone: (604) 632-3476
Fax: (604) 622-5940
E-mail: [email protected]

Michael Waters is a partner in the BLG Vancouver office. He practises corporate and securities law with emphasis on corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, investment fund management, and corporate governance. Michael advises acquirers and target companies in friendly and hostile takeover bids, plans of arrangements, reverse takeovers, and other business combinations. He represents public and private issuers, underwriters, and institutional investors in financing transactions, including initial public offerings, secondary offerings, private placements, and royalty and streaming transactions. Michael also advises Canadian and international investment funds, hedge funds, and investment fund managers in the formation, offering, and management of retail and exempt investment funds, fund reorganizations and mergers, dealer and advisor registration matters, compliance and disclosure obligations, and fund governance. He is recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Mergers & Acquisitions), the 2020 edition (and previous) of Lexpert® Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining (Corporate Mid-Market and Investment Funds & Asset Management), the 2020 edition (since 2015) of the Canadian Lexpert® Directory (Investment Funds & Asset Management, Corporate Mid-Market).

Year Called to the Bar:2008 (BC)
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