Edward (Ted) Brown

Practice Focus

  • Securities and Corporate Law 
    • Takeover bids, mergers, acquisitions and other corporate reorganizations
    • Corporate governance matters
    • Private equity and venture capital
    • Shareholder activism 
    • Stock exchange listing and regulatory compliance matters
    • Corporate finance, including public and private offerings of debt and equity securities (counsel to both issuers and underwriters)
  • Start-Up and Early-Stage Companies

Practice Areas

Education

  • University of Manitoba, Bachelor of Laws, 2004
  • University of Manitoba, Bachelor of Arts, Economics, 1999

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 2005

Professional Associations

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association

Corporate Roles

  • Corporate Secretary to Raging River Exploration Inc. (TSX: RRX)
  • Corporate Secretary to Gear Energy Ltd. (TSX: GXE)
  • Corporate Secretary to Petrofeed Inc., a private network developer for the oil and gas industry

Professional and Firm Involvement

  • Member, BD&P Student Committee
  • Co-editor, BD&P Securities Newsletter

Continuing Education

  • In 2006, Ted was seconded to the Alberta Securities Commission, where he worked on several policy initiatives including making amendments to the oil and gas reserve and resource disclosure regime in Canada.

Presentations

  • Co-Presenter, Insider Trading: What You Need to Know, The Association of Corporate Counsel Alberta (ACCA), April 2015