Steve Pearson

Steve G. Pearson  


Executive Summary

Steven Pearson is a partner in our Securities and Capital Markets Group in our Calgary office. Steven focuses his practice primarily in the areas of corporate, commercial and securities law. He advises public corporations (including corporations listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange), private corporations, trusts and partnerships with respect to corporate, commercial and securities matters, including:  asset and securities purchase and sale transactions; financing transactions, including private placements and public offerings; mergers, acquisitions and business combinations (including take-over bids, amalgamations and plans of arrangement); corporate and trust reorganizations; and corporate governance and regulatory compliance.

Representative Work

  • Public offerings and exempt market offerings of securities.
  • Take-over bids, plans of arrangement, mergers and acquisitions.
  • Reorganization and restructuring of corporations, trusts, partnerships and other entities.
  • Governance and compliance with corporate and securities regulatory requirements.

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-Author, “Alberta to Join the CSA on Disclosure of Diversity Practices,” Securities and Capital Markets Bulletin, October 2016.
  • Author, "NI 51-101 Amendments Promote Improv​ed Disclosure of Oil & Gas Resources,” BLG Securities and Capital Markets Bulletin, January 15, 2015.
  • ​Co-Presenter, “To Trust or Not to Trust – Choices for Income Trusts:  Conversions, M&A, Trustees’ Duties and More,” March 2009.

Rankings & Recognitions

  • ​Recognized in the 2018 edition The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Corporate Mid-Market).