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New corporate associate for DLA Piper in Edmonton

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 @ 12:14 PM | By John Chunn


DLA Piper (Canada) LLP announced that Lee Axford has joined the firm’s Edmonton ‎office as an associate in the corporate group.‎‎

According to the firm's press release, Axford maintains a corporate commercial practice with a focus on mergers and ‎acquisitions and commercial leasing and has acted for a wide range of public and ‎private sector clients. He has experience negotiating principal agreements for ‎acquisitions and sales, financing transactions and corporate reorganizations.‎‎

He previously summered, articled and began his legal career in the Edmonton office ‎of DLA Piper Canada. Prior to rejoining the firm, Axford practised at Willis Business Law, servicing clients in the private and public sector in Ontario. He is ‎also called to the bar in the Caribbean nation of Grenada.‎