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Year called to bar: 1986 (MB); 1999 (ON); 2007 (New York); 2016 (BC)
Radha is Managing Partner of Bennett Jones’ Vancouver office and co-Head of the firm's Environmental Law practice and Aboriginal Law practice. She specializes in Environmental, Aboriginal, ESG, and the transportation of dangerous goods. Radha provides strategic counsel to clients relating to regulatory compliance, the management of environmental risks, the defence of environmental litigation, the avoidance and defence of environmental-related prosecutions, crisis prevention and management, corporate social responsibility, mitigating business disruption, and reputation management. She has significant experience in and regularly advises corporations, Boards of Directors, and Special Committees in connection with internal and regulatory investigations, governance, ESG, and risk assessments. Proficient in both French and English, Radha practises across Canada and in the United States, acting as strategic counsel to boards, executives, and management teams. Recognized as one of Canada's leading environmental lawyers by The Best Lawyers in Canada, a leading practitioner in environmental law by both The Best Lawyers in America and Chambers Global, and recognized among Canada’s leading energy lawyers by Lexpert®.
On June 2, 2016, Premier Gold Mines (Premier) and Orion Mine Finance (Orion) closed a $45 million financing arrangement, pursuant to which Orion provided Premier with a multi-draw senior unsecured term facility in the amount of US$30 million, and subscribed for US$15-million of common shares of Premier.