Paul Amirault practises corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on equity financings and mergers and acquisitions.
He represents start-ups and established businesses, as well as underwriters and investors. Mr. Amirault works with venture capital and private equity funds. In addition to experience in prospectus offerings, private placements and friendly takeovers, he has been involved in hostile bids, proxy battles and contested shareholder meetings. He advises clients on a broad range of corporate and securities matters, including corporate governance, regulatory compliance and stock exchange rules.
LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, 1993
Memberships and activities
- Member, Board of Trustees, InterRent Real Estate Investment Trust
The years after the financial crisis have seen a renewed focus on long-term value creation among investors, regulators, and—as a result—management teams..
April 19, 2017
On March 20, 2014, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) and the securities regulators in six other provinces published for comment proposed prospectus exemptions..
March 26, 2014
Paul Amirault comments in The Bottom Line on peer-to-peer lending and the Ontario Securities Commission’s position on this practice..
September 15, 2015
Paul Amirault is on the cover of Lexpert and comments in the feature story on how Canadian law firms are working with technology startup companies..
April 09, 2014