Experience

Evan is an associate lawyer in the Edmonton office of Parlee McLaws, who maintains a broad corporate and commercial practice focusing on several different areas.

Evan seeks to understand his clients and their unique business and industry needs. He is often involved with clients during important periods of their development including during purchases and sales or during securities transactions. He also advises on general matters such as contract drafting and policy reviews.

Evan works with commercial clients on deals and financing transactions with both lenders and borrowers. He is frequently involved with real estate transactions as well including commercial leases, commercial property purchases and sales, and residential real estate transactions.

As a corporate lawyer, Evan works with large and small clients. He has experience with many areas of corporate law including incorporations, professional corporations, tax driven reorganization, corporate restructuring, and preparing unanimous shareholders agreements, partnership agreements, and joint venture agreements.

Evan also works with clients in the cannabis industry, offering clients practical advice to navigate the complex and often changing landscape of cannabis law and regulation. Evan has been involved with new and experienced companies as they lease new space, plan and operate new production and retail facilities, and comply with regulations at all levels of government.

Professional Activities

  • Executive Committee Member, Canadian Bar Association, Business Law Section
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association, Commercial Property and Leasing Section
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association, Real Estate Section