Bernhard (Bernie) Zinkhofer practises corporate and securities law together with certain commercial law matters focusing on natural resources and technology transfer. He holds both legal and accounting accreditation. Bernie's clients include a broad mix of both private and public companies many with international operations and international stock exchange listings. Corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions constitute a large part of his practice including private and prospectus offerings, corporate mergers and restructurings, take-over bids and defences, and similar corporate work. He has been included in The Best Lawyers in Canada from 2009 to 2016 as a leader in natural resources law, in Who's Who Legal: Canada 2010–2016 Report on Canada's Leading Business Lawyers (mining), The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers – mining 2010–2016 as an expert in mining law and is ranked in Chambers Canada.