Fred has 30 years of experience helping public companies and investment dealers achieve successful outcomes on a broad range of transactions and issues, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate governance, continuous disclosure and general commercial matters.
Although Fred acts for clients across a diverse range of industries, he has a particular focus on mining. In the mining field, Fred advises for Canadian and international mining companies on a variety of situation, including:
- acquisitions and dispositions of mines, development projects and exploration properties
- joint venture and option agreements
- royalty and metal streaming agreements
- NI 43-101 reporting obligations.
With his vast experience in the industry, Fred is the national leader of our Mining Group.
Fred frequently advises boards of directors and special committees of public companies. He also has considerable experience in the fields of shareholder activism and real estate investment trusts (REITs).
Fred is a member of the firm's Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiative.
Fred provides legal services through a Law Corporation.