Every company needs a legal strategist for growth. Aadam strives to play that role for our clients. With experience working across diverse matters, Aadam understands how different business units operate and interact within a greater corporate and legal context and brings such understanding to bear in tailoring commercial and transactional strategies for our clients.
Aadam attacks issues with an analytical methodology, deciphering the crux of complex client needs, anticipating challenges and completing transactions with efficiency.
NASDAQ-listed U.S. forest products company
- Assisted senior counsel in a US$250 million senior notes offering
NYSE-listed merchant bank
- Assisted senior counsel in all matters concerning a proxy contest relating to the election of directors
Various TSX-V issuers
- Acted as issuer’s counsel in private placement financings for aggregate proceeds of over $20 million
Having been raised in an entrepreneurial family, Aadam recognizes that successful business involves commitment, strategy and service. As such, he provides practical advice from both a legal and business perspective, complementing clients’ strategies and ultimately creating and protecting shareholder value.
|Private placements and public offerings of equity securities, debt and convertible debt||Corporate governance|
|Business combination transactions, including plans of arrangement, reverse takeovers, mergers and acquisitions, and share exchange transactions||Continuous disclosure|
|Stock exchange listings||Corporate and commercial matters|
|Proxy-battles and hostile takeovers||Equity-based compensation and awards|
|Take-over bids and take-over bid defense||Regulatory compliance|
|Acquisitions and divestitures of businesses, assets and technology|
Aadam has an aptitude for finance and understands the bottom line for our clients. His ability to parse financial statements and understand financial complexities enhances his advice and adds value for our clients.
Whether he is helping clients purchase an operating mineral property or a sawmill, sell an e-commerce business, refinance debt or complete a private placement of shares, Aadam excels at anticipating legal issues before they become business problems and is able to distill complex legal concepts into commercial applications.
Understanding our clients’ needs from a commercial standpoint, Aadam sees the big picture for the details and develops strategic business solutions with analytical prowess and efficiency.
Awards & Distinctions
- Reuben Wells Leonard Prize in Advanced Issues in Contract Law