Riley O’Brien

Practice Focus

  • Securities and Corporate Law
    • Public offerings
    • Private placements
    • TSX Venture Exchange and TSX listings
    • Mergers & acquisitions
    • Compliance with securities regulatory requirements
    • Corporate governance
    • General corporate matters
  • Start-Up and Early-Stage Companies
  • Banking & Finance
    • Syndicated and bilateral financings for chartered banks, financial institutions and borrowers in a broad range of industries, including oil and gas exploration and production, energy services, commercial real estate, transportation and telecommunications
    • Domestic and cross-border financings
    • Intercreditor arrangements

Practice Areas


  • Canadian Securities Course, (Honours), 2016
  • University of British Columbia, JD (Business Law Concentration), 2015
  • University of Alberta, Bachelor of Commerce, (Business Economics and Law) (with Distinction), 2012

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 2016

Professional Associations

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