Frank Mariage is a partner in Fasken’s Corporate Law Group in Montréal. He practises mining, securities and corporate finance law, serving clients in both English and French. Frank has developed significant expertise in the mining sector and provides legal counsel to mining and development companies on operations and transactions in both Canada and abroad. He has been involved in many public and private offerings and has also participated in the listing of various public companies on the stock exchange, largely in the mining sector. As such, Frank has also developed an expertise in going-public transactions and has advised many new issuers on the organization of their corporate and capital structures. He is a member and the Chairman of the Québec Mineral Exploration Association and a member of the Local Advisory Committee of the TSX Venture Exchange, giving lectures at seminars on how to manage companies that are listed on a stock exchange. Frank was called to the Québec Bar in 2001.