Advice For Minerals Resource and Exploration Businesses

Ormston List Frawley LLP has considerable experience advising small and mid-cap companies in the mineral resources and exploration sector. Our lawyers recognize that business and legal needs in the mining space are distinct from those of other industries. Our job is to tailor legal solutions that reflect this reality and work effectively to ensure the success of your business objectives.

Acting As Trusted Advisors

Exploration companies face particular financial constraints and pressures, including the challenge of being in a perpetual capital raising mode. We understand the complexities and time sensitivities involved and will devise workable strategies to help you obtain necessary funding for each successive stage of your venture.

As experienced corporate and securities law lawyers in Toronto, we are thoroughly familiar with the legal framework governing the minerals resources sector. Whether your business is in early stage exploration or at the point of seeking a strategic buyout, we can provide sophisticated legal guidance on a broad range of legal matters, including:

  • Organizing new corporations and business structures
  • Equity and debt financing, including flow-through financing
  • Assisting with private placements
  • Advice for aspiring public companies
  • Public disclosure requirements specific to mining and mineral exploration companies
  • Moving from one exchange to another
  • General advice on corporate and commercial matters
  • Negotiating option, consulting, employment assisting and other commercial agreements
  • Litigation advice
  • Resolving shareholder disputes
  • Assistance with strategic business transactions

Consult With Our Minerals Resources Team

To reach our lawyers for a meeting, call our office at 416-800-1151 or send us an email message through our online form.