Fiona Lin

Associate

Vancouver
FLin@blg.com
604.640.4116

Fiona has a robust practice focused on corporate and commercial matters that support domestic and international clients in various transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, securities offerings, corporate governance and reorganizations.

She works with clients in various industries, including mining, technology, emerging companies, financial services, assets management, manufacturing, pharmaceutical R&D, retail, logistics, education and non-for-profit charities.

Fiona is a member of the firm's Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiative.

Prior to joining BLG, Fiona practiced corporate and securities law at another leading law firm in Canada and has experience working in wealth management and investment banking sectors.

Fiona is fluent in both English and Mandarin.

Experience

  • Represented a global real estate management company in its Trust and Partnership units offering;
  • Represented an international insurance and financial services company in its reorganization of Canadian subsidiaries and its sale of assets in Vancouver for approximately C$1 billion;
  • Represented a Hong Kong based investment company in its US$200 million preferred shares purchase in a BVI subsidiary of a Chinese state-owned mining company;
  • Represented a public engineering and construction company in its 100 per cent acquisition and taking private transaction of a group of Canadian mining construction companies;
  • Represented a public motor developer and manufacturer in its US$20 million strategic investment through private placement in a Canadian public engineering services company;
  • Represented a mining investment company in its US$135 million acquisition of a U.S. specialty chemicals company.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, United Way
  • Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada

Bar Admission & Education

  • British Columbia, 2018
  • Ontario, 2017
  • JD, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2016
  • MES/BES (Honours), University of Waterloo, 2013