Shea Small is the firm’s International and Business Strategy Leader, the co-leader of its Global Mining Group and a partner in its Toronto office. Mr. Small's practice focuses on cross border mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, foreign investment and commercial transactions with a proven track record in the global mining industry. He regularly advises bidders, targets and controlling shareholders on public and private merger and acquisition transactions including take-over bids, divestitures and joint ventures. Mr. Small acts for issuers and dealers on public offerings and private placements. He has extensive experience with MTN, CP, maple bond, covered bond, high yield and other debt offerings by Canadian and foreign issuers. Mr. Small is recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers Canada in the area of energy & natural resources: mining. He is admitted to the Ontario Bar and the British Columbia Bar.