Alexander Lalka has a corporate law practice focusing on mergers and acquisitions and securities law. Alexander’s practice includes public and private acquisitions, public offerings, private placements, venture capital transactions, business combinations, and general corporate and commercial matters. Alexander routinely advises public companies on corporate governance and executive compensation matters, continuous disclosure requirements, and other obligations under securities laws and stock exchange policies. He often provides strategic advice to private companies in various industries when they are proceeding with a going-public transaction to list on the Toronto Stock Exchange, the TSX Venture Exchange or the Canadian Securities Exchange, including initial public offerings, capital pool transactions, and direct listings. Alexander advises acquirers and target companies relating to share and asset transactions and other types of business combinations including amalgamations, plans of arrangement, and reverse-takeover transactions. He frequently assists clients with corporate reorganizations, shareholder and joint venture agreements, service agreements, and other commercial contracts. Alexander is a member of Miller Thomson’s cannabis group and routinely advises clients in the cannabis industry relating to corporate and securities matters and often works collaboratively with other professionals relating to cannabis regulatory, health and advertising matters.