Bio

Bradley’s practice is focused primarily in the areas of corporate and commercial and securities law. Brad has experience in advising privately-held and publicly traded corporations in connection with mergers and acquisitions, purchases and sales of businesses, public and private offerings, takeover bids, shareholder disputes and corporate governance. In addition, Brad has extensive experience advising Canadian and foreign private equity and venture capital funds in connection with acquisitions, portfolio company corporate governance matters, and exit strategies.

Brad frequently acts as Manitoba counsel for clients located outside of Manitoba and is often consulted on the strategic use of Manitoba limited partnerships and in connection with issuing and trading securities in the Province.

Brad practised law in Toronto with Stikeman Elliott LLP until 2014 in the firm's business and securities group. Brad continues to be a member of the Law Society of Ontario.

  • Primary Practice Area

    Corporate and Commercial Law

  • Services

    Corporate and Commercial Law

    Securities

    Financial Services

    Government & Regulatory

  • Education

    Brandon University, BBA with Greatest Distinction, 2007

    Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, JD, 2010

  • Industries

    Private Equity & Venture Capital

    Agribusiness

    Financial Services

    Natural Resources & Energy

    Provincial & Municipal Government

    Public Sector & Crown Corporations

    Start-ups

  • Bar Admissions

    Ontario, 2011

    Manitoba, 2014

  • Achievements

    Dean’s List, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University (2010)

    Law Foundation of Nova Scotia Scholarship (2007, 2008)

  • In the Community

    Member, Brandon University Board of Governors (2017-present) 

    Member, Presidential Search Committee, Brandon University (2018)

    Member, Downtown Development Committee, Brandon University (2019) 

    Member, Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Arts, Culture and Heritage, City of Winnipeg (2017-present)

    Committee Member, Professional Liability Claims Fund, The Law Society of Manitoba (2016-present)

    Committee Member, Practice and Ethics Committee, The Law Society of Manitoba (2018-present)

    Participant Review Committee Member (2016/2017), Business Coach (2016-2018), Fast Pitch, The Winnipeg Foundation

    Board of Directors, Manitoba Curling Association (Curl Manitoba) (2016-present)

    Member, The Law Society of Manitoba (2014-present)

    Member, The Law Society of Ontario (2011-present)

    Member, Canadian Bar Association

    Member, Manitoba Bar Association

  • Speaking Engagements

    Recurring panelist, Information Radio, CBC Radio One

    “Chapter 4: Canada,” The Private Equity Review, 2nd (London, UK: Gideon Roberton, 2013)

    “Significant Amendments to National Instrument 45-106 Exemptions Announced” (March 19, 2015)

    “The Small Business Venture Capital Tax Credit Program in Manitoba – Are you Eligible?” (April 28, 2015)

  • Associations

    • Canadian Bar Association
    • Manitoba Bar Association
    • Law Society of Manitoba
    • Law Society of Ontario