Garfinkle Biderman lawyers are trusted advisors to development-stage mining companies in corporate, securities, commercial and financial matters. We bring extensive experience in multiple practice areas to deliver creative legal solutions and provide practical strategic advice to our clients, enabling them to achieve their milestones and objectives despite the ups and downs of a mining sector cycle.
Our team regularly represents mining sector clients with the following transactions:
Equity financing, including private placements, shelf prospectuses and initial public offerings
Pre-IPO financing, both seed and mezzanine financing
Mergers and acquisitions, including amalgamations, mergers, arrangements, reverse takeovers
Takeover bids, issuer bids and related party transactions
Stock exchange listings
Ongoing compliance with securities regulators and self-regulatory organizations, including public company maintenance and compliance
As Garfinkle Biderman’s practice has evolved, commercial lending has become one of our most important practice areas. We represent a wide variety of lenders and borrowers on a diverse range of secured lending transactions, including bi-lateral lending, syndicated lending, asset-based lending, subordinated debt financing and acquisition financing.
In raising capital and dealing with securities regulatory matters, it is imperative to be supported by a legal team with extensive knowledge and experience that can provide practical solutions, assist in making well-reasoned decisions and ensure ongoing compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
Our M&A team, comprised of experienced lawyers, brings a wide breadth of expertise in complex domestic and cross-border transactions, including unsolicited and supported takeover bids and business combinations through both mergers and plans of arrangement, to help our clients achieve their objectives in a timely, responsive and cost-effective manner.