Partner Trevor Scott provides strategic and legal advice in diverse business areas. He has extensive experience advising senior public and private companies, national investment dealers, boards of directors and special committees on M&A (friendly and hostile), debt and equity financings, corporate governance and shareholder activism. Trevor is past chair of the Canadian Bar Association’s National Business Law Section and of the securities law subsection of the Canadian Bar Association (BC). He is a past member of the Securities Law Advisory Committee, which is a committee of leading lawyers that provides advice to the British Columbia Securities Commission on legal and policy issues relating to public company regulation. Trevor is recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as a leading Corporate Finance & Securities and Corporate Commercial Law lawyer; and by his peers in The Best Lawyers in Canada directory as a leading M&A, corporate, securities, corporate governance and mining lawyer. For 2017, he was named by Best Lawyers as “Lawyer of the Year” for corporate governance. Trevor regularly lectures and authors articles on M&A, corporate finance and shareholder activism. Admitted to the British Columbia Bar (1998).