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Angela D. Austman

Angela D. Austman

Partner

Expertise

  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mining

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Lawson Lundell LLP
British Columbia, Canada

Profile
With 12 years of expertise in corporate finance and securities law, Angela is sought out for her ability to efficiently manage complex, time-sensitive transactions and provide pragmatic advice to executives and boards on compliance, governance and risk management issues.

As an experienced mining lawyer, Angela advises domestic and international mining companies of all sizes, specialties and stages of development in connection with strategic M&A, stock exchange listings, joint ventures, financings, resource disclosure, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility.

A member of our Private Equity practice group, Angela advises both fund sponsors and institutional investors in connection with private equity fund formations, fund investments, buyouts and mezzanine financings.

She also advises on formation, organization and ongoing operations of retail mutual funds, hedge funds, pooled funds and other investment funds.

Angela routinely assists clients in obtaining investment fund manager, portfolio manager and exempt market dealer registration and advises registrants on a wide range of securities registration matters, including exemption applications, regulatory compliance examinations and compliance policies and procedures.

Bar Admissions

British Columbia (2002)

Education

University of British Columbia, LL.B. (2001)
Simon Fraser University, B.A. (1999)
Areas of Practice

Commercial Law | Corporate Finance | Mergers & Acquisitions | Mining | Securities

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

Selected experience includes:

Represented Bernie Rokstad and Aaron Rokstad in connection with Carillion plc's acquisition of a 60% interest in Rokstad Power Corporation.

Represented Silver Predator Corp. in connection with its acquisition of Springer Mining Company, owner of the Springer Tungsten Mine and Mill in Nevada, from Americas Bullion Royalty Corp.

Represented Golden Predator Mining Corp. in connection with its acquisition of Redtail Metals Corp. pursuant to a statutory plan of arrangement and its concurrent acquisition of a 100% interest in the Brewery Creek Project, a past producing heap leach gold mining operation located in the Yukon.

Advising on formation, organization and ongoing operations of retail mutual funds, hedge funds, pooled funds and other investment funds.

Advising dealers, advisers, and investment fund managers with respect to registration and on-going securities regulatory and compliance matters.


Professional Associations

Professional Activities
*Private Capital Markets Association of Canada, Member
*Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, Member
*Canadian Bar Association, Securities Law Section, Member

Articles

Lawson Lundell Continues to Attract Top Corporate Finance and Securities Talent (February 4, 2015)


Blogs

Lawson Lundell Project Law Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

The Lawson Lundell Project Law Blog focuses on updating proponents on new and interesting issues emerging in the law and policy that applies to the development of major projects in Canada. The focus of the blog is on matters relating to environmental assessment and compliance, regulatory matters...

The Business Law Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

This blog is authored by members of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. We intend to follow new and interesting issues emerging in the legal and business communities. The wide range of experience among the members of our litigation group will provide a diverse and insightful...

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