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DLA Piper adds Vancouver partner

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 @ 9:44 AM | By John Chunn


DLA Piper (Canada) LLP announced that Denis G. Silva has joined the firm as a partner in the Vancouver office.

According to the firm’s press release, Silva focuses his practice on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and has experience advising public and private clients in the ‎mining, technology and financial sectors on a full range of business law matters.‎

Silva regularly assists companies and dealers on capital markets transactions, M&A, ‎reorganizations, options and joint ventures, proxy contests and exchange listings. He is also experienced ‎in a wide spectrum of securities products, including equity and debt securities and has worked on ‎numerous financing transactions.‎

Prior to joining DLA Piper, Silva was partner at a leading global firm.

“Denis’s broad expertise in the areas of corporate commercial law, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions is an excellent addition to our market leading corporate practice,” said Robert Seidel, Canada managing partner.