Vantage Law​ 
     Our Practice
Suite 1120 - 625 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2T6
(604) 428-5170
(604) 428-5123 (fax)
Corporate Law
Our clients rely on our advice from their day-to-day corporate matters to highly sophisticated issues.  We understand that no business is alike.  With our highly focused dynamic approach, we are able to provide customized services that are tailor-made to deal with your particular business challenges.  Our cost-effective and personalized approach to your business challenges will provide you with a clearly outlined path customized for your business needs.

We represent every type of stakeholder, including buyers, sellers, borrowers, lenders, shareholders, takeover targets and acquisition targets, boards and committees and partnership.

You focus on what you do best and we will take care of the rest:

  • Incorporation, continuances and extra-provincial registrations
  • Corporate restructuring and reorganization
  • Amalgamation and arrangements
  • Consolidations, subdivisions and all share capital reorganizations
  • Shareholders Agreements and Partnership Agreements
  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances
  • Seed financings including venture capital investments
  • Stock plans and executive compensations
  • Property option agreements
  • All regulatory filings
  • Shareholder Meetings
  • Shareholder Proxy Disputes
We have a highly motivated team of lawyers that will work with you to help you understand and manage many complex legal issues that you know about and the ones that you don’t.  Our result-oriented focus and time management skills enable us to avoid wasted effort and excessive cost.
Mergers & Acquisitions
Proper M&A transactions require counsel that understands the clients’ objectives, as well as the legal and regulatory regimes regardless of jurisdictions and that delivers the result based on skillful negotiation and the ability to close deals quickly, efficiently and successfully.

We have extensive experience representing merging parties and related stakeholders in M&A activity across a wide range of industries with a variety of merger and acquisition transactions locally, cross-border and world-wide.  Our lawyers are highly experienced and skilled in implementing effective M&A solutions and provide strategic M&D strategies, in negotiating and executing M&A transactions, both public and private, and we work with outside lawyers drawn from other disciplines to M&A, such as tax, securities, competition, foreign investment review, litigation, IP/IT and environmental law.  Delivering result for our clients is our top priority, whichever side you are on.
 
Boards of directors and special committees regularly deal with multiple layers of complexity in Mergers and Acquisitions situations and we help them in navigating their fiduciary duties and following appropriate process.

We advise clients on structuring considerations, domestic and cross-border M&A transactions involving listed and other public entities, as well as the acquisition and disposition of closely-held businesses. Our expertise includes take-over bids, amalgamations and mergers, plans of arrangement, reverse takeovers, reorganizations, related party transaction, going-private transactions and spin-offs, as well as share and asset sales, related-party rules, special committee obligations, take-over defences and contested shareholder meetings.  We represent all types of participants in such transactions, including buyers, sellers, targets, investment banks, boards of directors, special committees, commercial banks providing acquisition financing, merchant banks and institutional investors.
Corporate Finance & Securities
Our corporate finance legal services encompass all facets of obtaining and maintaining stock exchange listings, corporate restructuring, compliance matters with securities commissions.  Furthermore, our relationships with regulators and stakeholders allow us to get your deals to the finish line efficiently while remaining cost-effective.

We pride ourselves in assisting our clients at every stage of its business and have extensive experience in providing advice to shareholders, lenders, borrowers, public and private companies, independent boards and committees, partnerships.

The lawyers at Vantage Law Corporation will assist the clients in giving legal and strategic advice in all aspects of corporate and commercial law including:

  • Initial public offering
  • Corporate finance including prospectus offerings and private placements
  • Takeover bids and issuer bids
  • Rights offering
  • Cross-border financings
  • Reverse takeovers
  • Stock exchange listings
  • Related party transactions
  • Investment dealer and advisor registrations
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Compliance with corporate and securities law and continuous disclosure requirements
  • All aspects of sale and purchase transactions of businesses, companies and securities
Corporate Governance
Our team is comprised of lawyers with extensive experience in a wide range of areas concerning corporate governance matters, including corporate law, securities regulation, directors' and officers' liability and fiduciary duty, and corporate litigation issues through our outside contacts.

We provide effective and structured advice to our clients on the requirements of corporate governance regulations and best practices and on the implementation of compliance programs on an ongoing basis. We also assist public companies to comply with applicable regulatory reporting and disclosure requirements and restrictions and provide strategic advice in making sense out of what would seem like a myriad of red tapes and bureaucracy.  We have served as special counsel to boards of directors and special committees.  We also assist clients with internal regulatory investigations and proceedings to ensure continuing compliance with applicable laws.

We advise large and small public and private companies, directors, officers and security holders on matters relating to corporate governance, including:

  • directors’ duties and responsibilities
  • corporate governance policies, including board mandates and committee charters
  • board and committee composition and function
  • shareholder, board and board committee meetings
  • special committee and independent director committee formation and advice,                        including in the context of take-over bids and restructuring transactions
  •  related party transactions
  • conflicts of interest
  • continuous disclosure practices
  • security holder action and proxy contests