Investment funds

Our global investment funds team provides trusted counsel to international and domestic asset managers, financial institutions of every size, institutional investors and pension funds on the full spectrum of investment law, including the latest innovations, market practices and trends.

Our lawyers have deep experience in mutual funds, ETFs, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital funds and alternative fund matters around the world. Working closely with our global tax team, we advise on the tax aspects of fund structuring and the related international tax implications.

Our areas of work include

  • Cross-border investment transactions
  • FinTech funds
  • Fund governance
  • Fund raising and marketing
  • Fund service provider agreements
  • Infrastructure funds
  • Investment funds
  • Investment fund structuring and establishment across all asset classes
  • Investment structuring, implementation and exits
  • Mutual funds, ETFs and closed-end funds
  • Preparing offering documents
  • Real estate funds
  • Regulatory, compliance and fund governance
  • Shariah-compliant funds
  • Sovereign wealth funds
  • Structuring management and carry vehicles
  • UCITS

Awards and accolades

  • Chambers Canada, Quebec: Corporate Commercial: The Elite (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Canada, British Columbia: Corporate Commercial: Highly Regarded, Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Canada, Alberta: Corporate Commercial: The Elite, Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Canada, Ontario: Corporate Commercial: The Elite, Chambers and Partners, 2018

Client Work