Matthew Li

Matthew is an associate in Osler’s Financial Services Group and Commercial Real Estate Group. He completed his J.D. program at the University of British Columbia. Prior to law school he obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Simon Fraser University.

During law school, Matthew worked as an intern with a financial institution and a clean transportation technology company. He also assisted with creating a program to compare legislation as a research assistant. Prior to law school, Matthew worked as a product developer for a venture HR start-up.


Representative Work

  • Bird Construction

    Bird Construction in its acquisition of Jacob Bros Construction for $135 million

  • Cuboh

    Cuboh in its acquisition by ChowNow

  • Boart Longyear Company

    Boart Longyear in the sale of its shares to American Industrial Partners Capital Fund

Latest Insights

  • Blog Mar 21, 2024

    Driving change: B.C.’s Bill 48 provides clarity to gig economy

    British Columbia’s Bill 48 aims to provide some clarity on the legal standards that apply to gig economy workers. The Bill is expected to have...

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    Driving change: B.C.’s Bill 48 provides clarity to gig economy

Awards and Recognition

  • Leslie E Harowitz Memorial Prize
  • Tracey Gibb Memorial Scholarship in Law

Community Involvement

  • Law Student’s Legal Advice Program, Clinician and Clinic Head
  • Peter A. Allard School of Law, Peer Tutor

Credentials

Education

  • Peter A. Allard School of Law, J.D.
  • Simon Fraser University, Bachelor of Business Administration

Languages

  • English

Professional Affiliations

  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (BC)