Syd S. Abougoush

Practice Focus

  • Securities and Corporate Law
    • Compliance with securities regulatory requirements
    • TSX Venture Exchange and TSX listings
    • Public offerings and private placements
    • Mergers, acquisitions and other business combinations
    • General corporate matters
  • Start-Up and Early-Stage Companies

Practice Areas


  • Queen's University, Bachelor of Laws, 2005
  • Canadian Securities Course, 2002
  • University of Victoria, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, 2001

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 2006

Professional Associations

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


  • Faculty Presenter, Corporate Law Fundamentals, Legal Education Society of Alberta, May 2017
  • Co-presenter, M&A Transactions: Private, Public & Acquisition Facilities, BD&P Client Seminar, October 2015

Community Involvement

  • Former Co-Chair and Member of the Calgary United Way Sponsorship Committee

Corporate Roles

  • Corporate Secretary of PetroShale Inc. (TSXV)
  • Former member of the Local Advisory Committee (Alberta) of the TSX Venture Exchange