100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1999 (ON)
Erik Goldsilver is a partner in Gowling WLG's Toronto office and a member of the firm's international Mining Group. He has more than 20 years of experience helping mining companies through the full life cycle of their projects. Erik has an extensive background in matters involving mining and natural resources, both domestically and internationally. His practice focuses principally on mining law, including in-depth experience with streaming transactions and royalty agreements. Erik is well-versed in all aspects of the development, construction, and operation of mining projects. He has advised on Indigenous issues and claims, environmental and regulatory compliance matters, and permitting issues, as well as mine closure, decommissioning, and reclamation issues. Among other accolades, Erik has been recognized in the Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Canada and The Best Lawyers in Canada.
On October 7, 2015, Teck Resources Limited (Teck) and a subsidiary entered into a long-term streaming agreement with Franco-Nevada Corporation (Franco-Nevada) linked to production of silver at the Antamina mine in Peru.