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8 April 20213 minute read

Daniel Kenney and Derek Sigel named Co-Chairs of the Canadian Capital Markets group

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is pleased to announce that Dan Kenney and Derek Sigel have been named Co-Chairs of the Canadian firm's Capital Markets group.

For over 25 years, Dan Kenney has been assisting clients in the upstream energy industry, the oilfield services industry and the mining industry on securities and transactional corporate matters. Dan also represents a broad range of issuers listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange and is experienced in both Canadian and international transactions. For his expertise in corporate and mining law, Dan has been recognized by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Legal 500 Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada. Dan is a member of the Securities Law Subsection of the Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association.

Derek Sigel has a well-established practice focussing on securities law, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions as well as ‎general corporate/commercial law. He regularly assists domestic and international clients in the technology, cannabis, electronic commerce, ‎telecommunications and resource sectors on securities and corporate finance related matters. Derek has been recognized for his exceptional work in corporate and securities law by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Legal 500 Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada.

“Daniel and Derek are both nationally recognized practitioners with considerable experience handling sophisticated corporate finance transactions across a broad range of key growth sectors,” said Robert Seidel, Q.C., Canada Managing Partner. “With technical expertise and an innovative approach, they have led many of the Canadian firm’s principal capital markets transactions in recent years and I am confident that under their leadership the group will continue to enhance the firm’s global presence in this area of law.”