- Corporate / Commercial and Mergers & Acquisitions
- Securities & Corporate Finance
- Charities & Not-for-Profit
- Climate Change
- International Risk Management
|University ||University of Victoria, B.A., Honours, with distinction, 2002; York University, Masters of Environmental Studies, 2007|
|Law School||Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B., 2007; Columbia University School of Law, LL.M., 2011|
|Admitted||2008, Ontario; 2012, New York|
Graham Erion is an associate in the Toronto office of Davis LLP with a practice focused on corporate/commercial as well as securities and corporate finance.
Graham is experienced in a broad range of corporate finance transactions including large primary and secondary offerings and private placements raising over $2.5 billion in debt and equity for his clients. He also has a strong background in commercial matters and assists clients with shareholder relations, corporate governance, and regulatory advice.
Graham has specialized knowledge of Canada's anti-corruption laws and international corporate social responsibility initiatives and regularly assists clients in drafting compliance policies and conducting due diligence to manage and minimize liabilities in foreign operations.
Graham has experience in the mining, renewable energy and climate change sectors. Before joining Davis, Graham practised at two major Toronto law firms and was lead corporate counsel to a class action of plaintiffs in the enforcement of a landmark multi-billion dollar judgment.
Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
Legal Advisor, Islands First
Executive Committee Member, Climate Change Lawyers Network
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Canada’s CSR Strategy Gets Serious: Implications for the Extractive Sector
Graham Erion,Matthew A. Kersten, February 27, 2015
On November 14, 2014, the Government of Canada quietly announced important new "enhancements" to the Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy for Canada’s extractive sector (the CSR Strategy). The CSR Strategy now includes two more CSR “best practice guidelines” and, for...
The Five Biggest Corruption Compliance Lessons from OECD Foreign Bribery Report
Graham Erion,Jeffrey D. Horswill, February 27, 2015
On December 2, 2014, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (“OECD”) released its ground-breaking Foreign Bribery Report. This report analyzed the 427 foreign bribery cases that have been concluded by the 41 countries that are signatories to the OECD’s 1999...
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