Chad Bayne and Paula Olexiuk Named as 2012 Lexpert Rising Stars – Leading Lawyers Under 40

Paula Olexiuk, Chad Bayne

December 2012

We are pleased to announce that Chad Bayne and Paula Olexiuk were honoured as recipients of the 2012 Lexpert Rising Stars Awards – Leading Lawyers Under 40 at a gala event held at The Fairmont Royal York in Toronto on December 3, 2012.

Chad Bayne is a partner in our Corporate Group, Toronto office, and practises corporate and securities law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. An expert practitioner in a wide number of areas, including VC financings, joint ventures, strategic alliances and reorganizations, his practice touches all industries, with a focus on the technology sector.

Paula Olexiuk is a partner in our Corporate Group, Calgary office, specializing in energy and construction, and focuses on the development, acquisition and divestiture of large, complex energy projects in Canada and abroad. She has acted in a leadership role on an impressive list of multi-billion dollar energy projects and transactions of national attention and strategic importance in Canada.

The Lexpert Rising Stars – Leading Lawyers Under 40 awards recognize lawyers in private practice and in-house who are both leaders and team players with an outstanding track record of success relative to their peers.

Congratulations to Chad and Paula!