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Derek N. Linfield

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Derek N. Linfield
Barrister & Solicitor (Ontario)

Law Practice
Derek Linfield is a partner at Stikeman Elliott (London) LLP. He has many years of experience in the London market, advising an international clientele on equity financings, exchange listings on both the Toronto Stock Exchange and the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, public M&A and corporate reorganizations. In addition, he regularly advises international banks on Canadian law affecting international financings.

An advisor to both public and private companies, and highly experienced in cross-border transactions, Mr. Linfield formerly worked with the Ontario Securities Commission (Canada's most influential securities regulator) and with the London office of a leading U.K. law firm.

Mr. Linfield is recognized in:

  • Chambers UK as a "well regarded" lawyer in the category of Energy & Natural Resources: Mining: International.

  • Chambers Global for Capital Markets: Equity (UK) and Corporate/M&A (Canada).

  • The Legal 500 in the field of Energy and Natural Resources.

  • International Who's Who of Mining Lawyers and The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers for mining, and is described as "an 'AIM expert' and one of the English research's most highly rated individuals".

Professional Activities
Mr. Linfield is a director of the Canada/U.K. Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the International Bar Association. Mr. Linfield is also the director of MUN (UK) Limited.

McGill University (LL.B. and MBA, 1988), Memorial University (B.Sc. 1980, BA Education 1978).

Bar Admission
Ontario, 1990

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