Shannon M. Gangl

Practice Focus

  • Securities
    • Public and private offerings of debt, equity and hybrid securities
    • Takeover bids, mergers, acquisitions and other corporate reorganizations
    • Corporate governance
    • Stock exchange listing matters and regulatory compliance matters

Practice Areas


  • University of Victoria, Bachelor of Laws, 1992
  • University of Alberta, Bachelor of Commerce, 1984

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 1993

Professional Associations

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

Honours & Recognition

  • Named in The Legal 500 Canada as a recommended lawyer in Corporate M&A, 2022
  • Named in The Legal 500 Canada as a recommended lawyer in Capital Markets, 2021
  • Named in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a leading lawyer in Canada in the area of Mergers and Acquisitions, 2021
  • Named in Best Lawyers in Canada as a recommended lawyer in the areas of Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions Law annually since 2010


  • Panel Member, Mitigating Directors' Exposure for Personal Environmental Liability, BD&P Client Seminar, Feb.11, 2014
  • Panel Member, Key Negotiation Issues in M&A Transactions, BD&P Client Seminar, November 1, 2012
  • Panel Member, High Yield & Convertible Debt - How Does It Work & What Are The Problems, BD&P Banking Seminar Series - Current Financing Alternative - Issues for the Borrower & Senior Secured Lender, June 23, 2011

Board Memberships

  • Director and/or Corporate Secretary of various public and private companies

Community Involvement

  • Member of the Board, Ronald McDonald House Southern Alberta

Professional & Firm Involvement

  • Co-leader, Business Law Business Unit, BD&P
  • Member, Finance Committee, BD&P