Andrea Lejay
Associate | Vancouver
Vancouver: 604-631-4603

Andrea practises corporate and securities law with an emphasis on public offerings, private financings, and mergers and acquisitions. She also assists clients with a broad range of business law matters, including the drafting of commercial agreements, corporate governance and ongoing securities regulatory compliance.

Andrea has experience working with clients in a number of industries, including mining, retail, technology, biotechnology, biopharmaceuticals and financial services.

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Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Equinox Gold Corp. (formerly Trek Mining Inc.) in connection with its C$400-million business combination with NewCastle Gold Ltd. and Anfield Gold Corp.

  • Kaminak Gold Corporation in connection with the acquisition of Kaminak by Goldcorp Inc. for C$520-million.

  • Capstone Mining Corp. in the sale of its privately-held subsidiary

Corporate Finance

  • The underwriters in connection with Aritzia Inc.'s C$460-million initial public offering by way of secondary offering of subordinate voting shares, and C$382-million bought-deal offering of subordinate voting shares and concurrent block trade

  • Zymeworks Inc. in connection with its US$63.7-million initial public offering of common shares

  • Denison Mines Corp. in connection with its C$20-million bought-deal private placement of common and flow-through shares

  • The underwriters in connection with Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s US$34.5-million public offering of common shares to U.S. purchasers

  • Kaminak Gold Corporation on its C$22.5-million non-brokered private placement of units

  • Marlin Gold Mining Ltd. in connection with its C$13-million rights offering

  • Cardiome Pharma Corp. on its US$23-million bought-deal financing of common shares

  • Various public and private companies in connection with shares for debt transactions and private placements of common shares, units and warrants

Pro Bono

  • Preparing reports on the topic of corporate social responsibility for the International Senior Lawyers' Project
  • Assisting a non-profit organization in its application for charitable status under the Income Tax Act