Luke’s practice focuses on domestic, international and cross-border mergers and acquisition and a variety of capital markets transactions and securities regulatory matters, including private equity, public and private offerings, initial public offerings, and other business transactions. He has acted as counsel to Canadian and foreign purchasers and target companies in public company acquisitions, and purchasers and vendors in private mergers and acquisition transactions. His experience includes acting for Canadian and international private equity sponsors on a broad range of merger and acquisition matters, as well as pension fund and institutional and strategic investors on private equity investments.
Luke also provides ongoing advice to public issuers and private corporations on securities regulatory compliance, stock exchange matters, disclosure obligations and general corporate law matters, including the drafting of various commercial agreements. He acts on transactions involving a wide range of industry sectors, including private equity, automotive, manufacturing, gaming, life sciences, cannabis, mining, technology, retail and consumer products, and real estate.