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Noriko Shimura

Foreign Legal Advisor

Japanese Business Liaison at Bennett Jones Calgary

T: 403.298.3640

Noriko Shimura advises Canadian corporations with business activities in Japan and liaises with Japanese companies entering the Canadian market.

Prior to joining Bennett Jones, Noriko was an associate for another major international law firm based in Tokyo, Japan, where she specialized in debt capital markets transactions, finance and general corporate matters. She has advised leading global financial institutions on various matters relating to debt securities, including "Samurai Bonds".

Select Experience

  • Northern Frontier Corp., in connection with its $27 million acquisition of Central Water & Equipment Services Ltd., a concurrent $21 million bought deal offering of common shares and warrants and the establishment of new senior credit facilities.
  • TriWest Capital Partners, one of Canada's leading private equity firms, in connection with its acquisition of Triple M Housing Ltd, a leading manufacturer of factory built housing.