Paul Visosky* practices corporate and securities law. He acts for public and private companies in a variety of industry sectors with a focus on financings, TSX Venture Exchange listings, and mergers and acquisitions.
Paul has advised numerous clients respecting transactions involving cross border financings, initial public offerings, limited partnership offerings, mortgage syndications, merger transactions, take-over bids, and corporate governance matters.
Mr. Visosky spent two years at the British Columbia Securities Commission in the late 1980s as a policy advisor responsible for drafting legislation and policy statements, and advising the Securities Commission on securities law matters. He was a member of the Commission’s Securities Law Advisory Committee for seven years and has provided advice to the Securities Commission concerning its industry education initiatives. Paul is a current member of the TSX Venture Exchange’s Local Advisory Committee. He has been selected for inclusion in the 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada© for his work in Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Venture Capital Law.
Paul is a former director of the Canadian Listed Company Association and has served as a director and officer of a number of companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. He has co-ordinated and lectured at a number of programs on securities law for the BC Securities Commission, Continuing Legal Education, Simon Fraser University and Insight Conferences.
Paul was educated at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, where he received his M.B.A. and LL.B. in 1982. Paul was called to the bar in British Columbia in 1983.
*Practising through a law corporation