Laurie’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate and commercial matters. She has represented Canadian and international clients across numerous industries on complex transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and private equity and venture capital investments.
Laurie is also a member of the Blakes technology transactions group. She has participated in a number of strategic transactions in the technology sector, including fintech transactions and transactions relating to the acquisition and licensing of intellectual property assets.
In addition, Laurie regularly negotiates commercial agreements, including service agreements, development agreements, license agreements and other technology-related agreements.
Laurie is also passionate about the advancement of women in the Canadian legal landscape and spends time developing the next generation of lawyers through recruitment, mentoring and coaching.
Laurie is fluent in French, English and Greek and has a working knowledge of Italian.