Mining

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Ali Khan Abbas High Resolution Image Abbas Ali Khan
Partner
T: 416.777.5388
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Clare James High Resolution Image James Clare
Partner
T: 416.777.6245
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Davis Frank High Resolution Image Frank L. Davis
Counsel
T: 416.777.5099
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Druzeta Conrad Image Conrad Druzeta
Partner
T: 416.777.7466
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Findlay Norman High Resolution Image Norman F. Findlay
Partner
T: 416.777.6077
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Foxcroft Simon High Resolution Image Simon Foxcroft
Partner
T: 780.945.4756
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Gauthier Christian High Resolution Image Christian P. Gauthier
Partner
T: 604.891.5120
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Grieve Sander High Resolution Image Sander A.J.R. Grieve
Partner, Head of Mining, Co-Head of Corporate Department
T: 416.777.4826
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Melanson Michael High Resolution Image Michael N. Melanson
Partner
T: 416.777.6552
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Misetich Dann Linda High Resolution Image Linda Misetich Dann
Partner, Co-Head of Capital Markets and M&A
T: 416.777.4636
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Naushahi Ali High Resolution Image Ali J. Naushahi
Partner
T: 416.777.5397
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Sabine John Image John Sabine
Counsel
T: 416.777.6237
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Canada's world leading mining capital markets offer a wealth of opportunity, with their access to global natural resources, finance opportunities for companies at all stages and sophisticated technical know-how. Over 1,400 junior, mid-market and senior mining companies with Canadian and global mineral projects of all kinds are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Of the approximately 9,700 mineral exploration projects held by TSX-listed companies, 50 percent are outside Canada.

Bennett Jones is widely recognized as the leading Canadian law firm in energy and natural resources. In keeping with this standard, our mining lawyers are practice leaders, known for their extensive industry experience and excellence. They are trusted advisors to our clients, which include mining companies of all sizes, investment banks and investors.

We partner with our clients to identify and achieve their purpose with a view to establishing and maintaining long-term relationships. We provide strategic practical advice and transactional services to effectively and efficiently meet client goals, drawing on the areas of our expertise that our clients need.

Select Experience

  • Ascendant Resources Inc. in connection with its $19.5 million brokered private placement of subscription receipts through Dundee Capital Partners qualified by prospectus. 
  • Ascendant Resources Inc. in connection with its acquisition of the El Mochito Mine from Nyrstar N.V. Read more
  • Bennett Jones advises Kissner Group Holdings LP on its $400,000,000 Notes Offering and Related Refinancing Transactions. Read more

Recent Recognitions

  • 2017, Chambers Canada

    Bennett Jones, ranked, Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

    "In our opinion they're one of the very best legal mining teams in terms of depth of experience. They have been able to handle everything we've thrown at them in a very timely manner."
  • 2017, The Legal 500: Canada

    Bennett Jones, ranked, Energy - Mining

    "top-notch", "very strong mining practice"
  • 2016, Chambers Canada

    Bennett Jones, ranked, Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

    "They have a great practice - they have very strong and knowledgeable lawyers and give strong mining advice."
    "They have a tremendous presence in mines and minerals in Toronto."

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