Bill Sirett
Senior Counsel | Vancouver
Vancouver: 604-631-3371

Bill practises securities and corporate law with an emphasis on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations and corporate governance. His practice is transaction-oriented, acting as counsel for both public and private corporations and investment banking firms in domestic and cross-border financing and merger and acquisition transactions across a broad range of industries with a particular emphasis on forestry, mining and energy.

Bill also advises boards of directors and special committees on regulatory compliance, corporate governance and directors' duties in merger transactions and corporate restructurings.


Bill is recognized as a leader in the following publications:

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Securities Law)
  • Who's Who Legal: M&A and Corporate Governance 2017
  • Who's Who Legal: Canada 2017 (Mergers & Acquisitions)
  • Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading Capital Markets Lawyers 2017
  • The 2016 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada
  • The 2015 Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015 (Corporate/Commercial, Corporate Finance & Securities, Corporate Mid-Market, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity)