Technology

Doing business in a sector this fluid – with the capacity to disrupt industries – takes vision and fortitude. We help you define the opportunities and navigate the challenges, while strategizing for what lies ahead.

We work with tech companies and their partners – from startups to industry giants – at all stages in their development on their most important business dealings. From mergers and strategic alliances to capital raising and class actions, our singular focus is on creating solutions and resolving issues so you can realize your business strategy.

Whether you’re dealing with critical regulatory intervention, new entrants, product life cycle or growth opportunities, our technology lawyers combine broad experience with industry-specific insights to tackle your issues with clarity and speed.

Tech and non-tech companies, from life sciences to aeronautics to fintech, equally rely on our team for their technology-related issues and transactions. We delve into your most pressing issues – from cybersecurity or privacy to cross-border customer data transactions or online gaming – and find solutions that work.

Representative Work

Birch Hill Equity Partners, 2018

Acted for Birch Hill Equity Partners and one of its portfolio companies, Sigma Systems, in the amendment and restatement of a US$55-million loan provided by The Bank of Nova Scotia and a syndicate of lenders.

Koch Chemical Technology Group, 2018

Acted as Canadian counsel to Koch Chemical Technology Group, a leading design, engineering and manufacturing firm, in its strategic controlling investment in Genesis Robotics, a Canadian robotics technology innovator and subsidiary of Genesis Advanced Technology.