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DLA Piper names co-chairs of capital markets group

Monday, April 19, 2021 @ 11:32 AM | By John Chunn

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP announced that Dan Kenney and Derek Sigel have been named co-‎chairs of the Canadian firm's capital markets group.‎

According to the firm's press release, for over 25 years, Kenney has been assisting clients in the upstream energy industry, the oilfield ‎services industry and the mining industry on securities and transactional corporate matters. He also ‎represents a broad range of issuers listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture ‎Exchange and is experienced in both Canadian and international transactions. 

Sigel has a practice focussing on securities law, corporate finance and mergers ‎and acquisitions as well as ‎general corporate/commercial law. He regularly assists domestic and ‎international clients in the technology, cannabis, electronic commerce, ‎telecommunications and resource ‎sectors on securities and corporate finance related matters. 

‎“Daniel and Derek are both nationally recognized practitioners with considerable experience handling ‎sophisticated corporate finance transactions across a broad range of key growth sectors,” Robert ‎Seidel, Canada managing partner, said in the press release. “With technical expertise and an innovative approach, they have ‎led many of the Canadian firm’s principal capital markets transactions in recent years and I am confident ‎that under their leadership the group will continue to enhance the firm’s global presence in this area of ‎law.” ‎