Denis Silva is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Corporate Finance and Securities Group. Denis considers it a top priority to provide additional value for his clients beyond traditional legal advice and services. One of the ways in which he does so is by leveraging his network to facilitate introductions, originate deals and generate revenue for his clients and referral sources. He works closely with issuers, underwriters and other corporate clients and delivers practical and effective advice that assists businesses in moving their transactions forward. He has acted for clients in a broad range of industries including mining, technology and life sciences. His expertise involves public offerings, private placements, reverse-takeover and qualifying transactions, secondary offerings as well as share and asset purchase transactions. In addition to his work in private practice, Denis is also an experienced regulatory lawyer and was senior legal counsel at the British Columbia Securities Commission.