Ivan Grbesic

Ivan T. Grbesic Partner

Ivan Grbesic


  • University of Ottawa (LL.B. 2000)
  • Laurentian University (Honours B.A. Political Science and International Relations 1997)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2002
Representative Work
  • Lundin Mining Corporation in its acquisition of a 100% ownership stake in Mineração Maracá Indústria e Comércio S/A, an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Yamana Gold Inc, which owns the Chapada copper-gold mine located in Brazil, for cash consideration of US$800M.
  • Nexa Resources S.A., as lead counsel, in connection with its all-cash US$69.3M acquisition of Karmin Exploration Inc.
  • Nexa Resources S.A. and Votorantim S.A. in the cross-border IPO of common shares of Nexa Resources on the TSX and NYSE for aggregate gross proceeds to Nexa Resources and Votorantim of C$728M.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Energy & Natural Resources: Mining.
  • International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms 2020 as a Notable Practitioner in Capital Markets: Debt, Capital Markets: Equity, and Mergers & Acquisitions.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2020 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Finance & Securities, and Mining.
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