David is an Associate with the Corporate Commercial practice group in the Dentons Edmonton office. David maintains a general business and commercial law practice, including mergers and acquisitions, secured lending, corporate governance, corporate finance and securities. He has experience preparing and reviewing legal agreements for a wide range of corporate and commercial matters. In addition, he deals with various real estate-related issues, including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing and development.
As a university student David worked with the United States Department of Commerce, in the BuyUSA Commercial Services Directorate, and with the in-house legal department of a major machinery dealer in Canada.
David previously articled and worked as an associate at a large Saskatchewan law firm prior to joining Dentons as an associate in 2014.
David is fluent in Korean and is actively involved with the Korean community of Edmonton.
•Lead associate in a team that acted as co-counsel to the underwriting syndicate on the initial public offering of 10,500,000 Class A Limited Voting shares of Information Services Corporation of Saskatchewan (TSX:ISV) for gross proceeds of CA$169 million with overallotment.
•Lead associate in a team that acted as counsel to a confidential client (listed on the TSX) on the acquisition of a major hotel in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan for CA$37.15 million, including on the acquisition financing.
•Lead associate in a team that acted as counsel to a confidential client (listed on the TSX) on the acquisition of a major hotel in Regina, Saskatchewan for CA$32.8 million, including on the acquisition financing.
•Named as one of the lawyers for the category of corporate/securities in the Privatization and Initial Public Offering of Information Services Corporation, Lexpert - Big Deals (November, 2013)
•Member, Law Society of Saskatchewan
•Member, Canadian Bar Association