Cyndi Laval is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Vancouver office. A past leader of the firm’s national Corporate Finance, M&A and Private Equity Group as well as a past co-leader of its Mining Group, her practice focuses on corporate finance, securities, mergers & acquisitions, and mining law. Cyndi advises domestic and foreign companies, financial advisors, private equity firms, and boards of directors on a broad range of matters including friendly and hostile merger transactions, corporate finance activities (such as equity and debt financings), stock exchange listings, corporate and securities regulatory compliance, corporate reorganizations, and corporate governance. Cyndi is particularly active in advising publicly listed companies in the resource industry. She was a member of the TSXV’s Local Advisory Committee, 2006–2013. Cyndi has been named one of Vancouver’s 30 leading lawyers by the National Post and received Best Lawyers 2017 Mining Law "Lawyer of the Year" award in Vancouver. She has been recognized as a leading lawyer in The Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal: Canada, The Legal 500 Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, Who’s Who Legal 100, International Who’s Who of Mining Lawyers, and International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers.
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Corporate Finance & Securities