Technology

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

Our team works with technology companies and their partners – whether startups or industry giants – on all aspects of the creation, adoption, acquisition and use of technology products and services. Known for industry firsts, we help technology companies negotiate their journey through all phases of the business life cycle, often creating structures that pave new ground. From capital raising and outsourcing arrangements to corporate transactions and dispute resolution, our singular focus is on managing challenges and creating strategies so you can realize your business goals.

Emerging and established companies across a range of industry sectors, including life sciences, aeronautics, fintech and gaming, equally rely on our team for their technology-focused transactions and initiatives. Whether carving out new law for innovative blockchain ventures, negotiating strategic alliances or mitigating cybersecurity risks, we combine industry savvy and experience to find solutions that work.

Representative Work

Novacap Management and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, 2020

Acted for various funds managed by Novacap Management Inc. (as selling shareholders) and for Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in connection with the US$833-million initial public offering and concurrent private placement of Nuvei Corporation, representing the largest technology IPO, by both equity capital raised and market capitalization at the time of listing, in TSX history.

Blackstone Tactical Opportunities, 2020

Acted for Blackstone Tactical Opportunities, a fund managed by Blackstone, in its sale of TITUS Inc., an Ottawa-based leading provider of data classification and categorization solutions, to an affiliate of HelpSystems Holdings, Inc.