100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2004 (ON)
Ian Mitchell is a partner in Gowling WLG’s capital markets practice in Toronto and is head of the firm’s Mining Industry Sector Group. Ian’s practice consists of advising on corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, commercial, and securities law matters, with particular emphasis on cross-border transactions in the resource and technology sectors. Ian regularly acts on public and private securities offerings, stock exchange listings, plans of arrangement, asset and share purchases, and related-party transactions, as well as commercial arrangements. Ian has gained extensive experience in a number of industries, including mining, technology, and clean energy, and is able to help his clients navigate a complex and constantly evolving landscape. Ian regularly works with his clients’ legal and executive teams to find solutions that also manage their risk. Clients include issuers, dealers and advisers, underwriters, targets, special committees, and independent directors. Ian has been recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and TheLegal 500 Canada. In 2015, he was named one of Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40.