Claire Lehan has a general corporate commercial practice, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, securities and corporate finance matters.
Claire has experience assisting domestic and international clients with public offerings, debt and equity financings, and mergers and acquisitions (public and private). Claire also advises public issuers on corporate and securities law matters, including stock exchange listings, continuous disclosure obligations and other regulatory compliance issues.
Prior to joining Bennett Jones, from 2009 to 2013 Claire worked as a legislative assistant in the Parliament of Canada working on various legislative initiatives focusing on corporate governance and corporate social responsibility. From 2012 to 2013 she also served as the chair of the Liberal Party of Canada's legislative committee.
In addition to her practice at Bennett Jones, Claire serves as an officer and Corporate Secretary of Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd.