Denis G. Silva focuses his practice on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions and has extensive ‎experience advising public and private clients in the mining, technology and financial sectors on a full ‎range of business law matters.‎

Denis regularly assists companies and dealers on capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, ‎reorganizations, options and joint ventures, proxy contests, and exchange listings. He is also experienced ‎in a broad spectrum of securities products, including equity and debt securities, and has worked on ‎numerous financing transactions.‎ Denis has been recognized in Lexpert as a leading lawyer in mining, cannabis and corporate mergers & acquisitions.

Notable experience:

  • Metalla Royalty & Streaming on its US$35 million At-The-Market Equity ‎Program
  • Draganfly on its Nasdaq listing and US$20 million US prospectus offering
  • Neptune Digital Assets on its $40 million institutional investment
  • Nova Royalty on its public listing on the TSX Venture Exchange, $15 million prospectus offering and ‎‎$15 million loan facility with Beedie Capital
  • Brixton Metals on USD$44.5 million joint venture agreement on Hog Heaven ‎copper-silver-gold project‎
  • Needham, Canaccord Genuity and Raymond James on a US$69 million public offering of common ‎shares of ‎Absolute Software and concurrent initial listing on the Nasdaq
  • Adventus Mining Corporation in connection with its $38 million bought deal public offering of common ‎shares
  • Metalla Royalty & Streaming Ltd. in connection with a USD$23 million secondary offering of ‎common ‎shares by Coeur Mining, Inc. ‎
  • Askott Entertainment Inc. in connection with a $50 million reverse takeover transaction of ‎FansUnite ‎Entertainment Inc., private placement and listing on the Canadian Securities ‎Exchange
  • Tempus Resources Limited in its acquisition of the Blackdome-Elizabeth Mine in British ‎Columbia from ‎Skeena Resources Limited

In addition to traditional legal advice and services, Denis provides value for his clients by leveraging his ‎network to facilitate introductions, originate deals and generate revenue for his clients and referral sources.