Andrew Stanger
Associate | Vancouver
Vancouver: 604-631-4223

Andrew's practice covers a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, with an emphasis on private-company mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, and corporate governance. He also assists clients with general business law matters, such as regulatory compliance, licensing and drafting commercial agreements.

Andrew has advised international and domestic clients from a variety of sectors, including energy, mining, forestry, agriculture, cannabis, infrastructure and real estate development.

Prior to joining Blakes, Andrew worked for an international engineering, consulting and design company where he specialized in Aboriginal consultation for large energy and infrastructure projects.

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  • Negotiating and drafting all manner of corporate and commercial agreements, including share and asset purchase agreements, shareholder agreements, and general and limited partnership agreements

  • Advising project development proponents in commercial and operational matters, including drafting impact benefit agreements with First Nations

  • Advising on the acquisition of large real property portfolios, including retirement homes and agricultural operations

  • Advising on aquaculture regulatory matters and the acquisition of aquaculture businesses

  • Assisting clients in competitive auction processes

  • Assisting private companies with initial public offerings

  • Assisting early-stage technology companies on all manner of financings and IP-related matters

  • Advising entrepreneurs and existing businesses in the Canadian cannabis industry

  • Advising on governance and regulatory requirements for charities and non-profit societies