In British Columbia, 98% of businesses are small businesses. These companies employ over 1 million people across our Province and are an integral part of our urban and rural economic development.

With a keen interest in BC’s dynamic business landscape and an entrepreneurial mindset, Teio is deeply committed to helping his private company clients achieve their greatest commercial ambitions.

Teio believes that a collaborative approach is the key to success. By taking the time to understand the inner workings of his clients’ operations, he is able to craft goal-oriented legal solutions that seamlessly align with their business objectives. He is inspired by their passion for creating sustainable business growth and is tenacious in helping them get from A to B.

Business purchase and sale transactions Letters of intent
Corporate reorganizations Incorporation, formation, and financing of business ventures
Shareholder agreements Partnership agreements and joint ventures
Business succession planning General corporate and commercial law
Due diligence Non-disclosure agreements
Commercial real estate, with an emphasis on purchase and sale transactions

Never one to shy away from a complex file, Teio navigates legal challenges with ease. He provides clients with the confidence and reassurance they need.

He advises business leaders at companies of all types and sizes, across a variety of unique markets. Whether it’s a merger, acquisition, purchase, sale, restructuring or succession, he leverages his diverse industry experience to deliver sound business strategies essential for advancement.

Teio takes great pride in his work and the strength of his relationships. As a team player, he is motivated by his clients’ determination and boldly supports their pursuits with practical and effective legal solutions.

Awards & Distinctions
  • Best Lawyers in Canada, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2024
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H&H Total Care Services
  • $300+ million sale of H&H’s portfolio of eight senior living residences across British Columbia and Alberta
Convent Capital
  • Legal counsel for Convent Capital, an independent, sustainability-focused, Dutch investment firm based in Amsterdam, in connection with the +$100 million acquisition of organic waste company Renewi Canada and two additional organic waste businesses (one based in British Columbia and the other in the Netherlands)
  • Continue to act as advisor to the Circular Waste Group as it grows
National Developer
  • Legal counsel to a national developer in the sale of a $78 million multi-residential apartment complex in Kelowna, British Columbia
We would not have been able to bring this acquisition home without all your hard work. I wanted to let you know that we really appreciate you dedicating your time during early morning, late evening, and sometimes even during the weekends to close this transaction. We look forward to having Clark Wilson’s continuous support to our North American franchises as we strive to continuously deliver growth.

Riccardo Badinotti, Board Member, Badinotti Group SpA

Vedder Transportation Group
  • Legal counsel to Vedder Transportation Group, the largest food grade transportation company in Western Canada, in the sale of its business to TFI International
Holding SOPREMA Canada Inc.
  • Acted for the purchaser of Can-Cell Group of Companies with facilities and operations across Western Canada
BBTV Holdings Inc. $172M IPO
  • Acted as issuer counsel on BBTV’s $172M initial public offering of subordinate voting shares on the TSX and concurrent buy-out of majority shareholder’s interest in BroadbandTV Corp. and corporate restructuring.
Awards & Distinctions
  • Best Lawyers in Canada, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2024
Industry Involvement
  • Canadian Bar Association, member, 2015 - Present
  • Canadian Bar Association of British Columbia, 2015 - Present
  • Law Society of British Columbia, member, 2015 - Present
Education & Call to Bar
  • Call to Bar: British Columbia, 2015
  • University of Victoria, Juris Doctor (J.D.), 2014
  • University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Science (Forestry), 2010