Trevor Wong-Chor appointed Chair of Canadian Securities and Capital Markets Group

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is pleased to announce that Trevor Wong-Chor has been named Chair of the Securities & Capital Markets service group.

A partner in the Calgary office, and a former member of the Canadian firm's Executive Committee, Trevor has vast experience in the areas of securities, mergers & acquisitions and corporate law. Trevor is highly regarded for his work with corporations and investment dealers with respect to securities and business law matters, including advising on private and public offerings of securities, mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments and securities regulatory requirements. He has been recognized for his expertise in the area of corporate/commercial law by Chambers Canada, the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and Best Lawyers in Canada.

“I congratulate Trevor on this well-deserved appointment.” said Robert Seidel, Q.C., Canada Managing Partner. “With his notable track record in leading some of the firm’s most significant transactions, his knowledgeable and practical advice to our clients and his proven capacity as a leader, I believe him to be the ideal choice to head up this important practice area.”

DLA Piper Canada’s Securities and Capital Markets practice is experiencing robust activity across many sectors, resulting in part from a strong global platform with deep industry knowledge in all key sectors and access to diverse funding sources through relationships with the business and financial communities.

With dynamic and highly experienced lawyers in our offices across Canada we are able to assist clients from start-ups to well established businesses, in all forms of financing transactions in the domestic and international markets.