Jie Chai

Jie Chai

Associate, Corporate

Contact Information


tel: 212.991.2585


New York

Bar Admission

New York (2014)


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D.
  • University of Toronto, B.A. (Honours)


Mandarin, English

Jie’s practice focuses primarily on corporate and securities law matters. Jie has represented corporate issuers and underwriters in a broad range of capital markets transactions, including SEC-registered initial public offerings and debt offerings pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. His experience also includes advising clients on mergers and acquisitions and private fund investment transactions. In addition to his transactional work, Jie routinely advises issuers on public company disclosure and corporate governance matters.

While attending law school, Jie served as articles editor of the University of Pennsylvania East Asia Law Review and associate editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law. In addition to his law degree, Jie holds a Certificate in Business and Public Policy from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining Osler, Jie worked in the New York and Hong Kong offices of another international law firm.

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    IPO of MindBeacon Holdings Inc.

  • Zenabis Global Inc.

    Zenabis Global Inc. in its completed public offering of units

  • Just Energy Group Inc.

    Osler advises Just Energy Group Inc. in connection with its $1.1 billion recapitalization transaction

  • Fibocom Wireless Inc.

    Fibocom Wireless in its acquisition of Sierra Wireless’ automotive embedded module product line for US$165 million

  • Zenabis Global Inc.

    Zenabis Global Inc. in its completed public offering of units

  • Maverix Metals Inc.

    The underwriters in the US$45.54 million cross-border secondary offering of common shares of Maverix Metals Inc. by Pan American Silver Corp.

  • Telus

    The Underwriters in Telus’ $1.5 billion equity raise

  • Lion One Metals Limited

    Lion One Metals Limited in its $11.5 million brokered private placement

  • Cowen and Company, LLC

    Cowen and Company and the underwriters in Sundial Growers’ US$143 million U.S. and Canadian IPO of common shares and NASDAQ listing

  • Fairstone Financial Inc.

    Fairstone Financial Inc. in connection with its US$300 million note offering

  • CIBC World Markets

    CIBC World Markets in Osisko Gold Royalties' $110.7M secondary bought deal offering

  • Abacus Health Products Inc.

    Abacus Health Products in its $34 million financing

  • Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc.

    Neptune Wellness Solutions in its proposed acquisition of SugarLeaf for up to US$150 million

  • Abacus Health Products

    Abacus Health Products in its going public transaction by way of a reverse takeover, US$15 million concurrent financing and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange

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    The Initial Purchasers in connection with Tilray Inc.’s US$475 million 5% convertible notes offering

  • Evrim Resources Corp.

    Evrim Resources Corp. in its strategic investment from Newmont Mining Corporation

  • Canopy Growth Corporation

    Advising the Initial Purchasers in connection with Canopy Growth’s $600 million convertible debenture offering.

  • Tilray Inc.

    The Underwriters in connection with the cross-border IPO and NASDAQ listing of Tilray Inc.

  • TELUS Corp.

    The Underwriters in TELUS Corporation's offering of 4.6% notes for US$750 million

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    Acasti Pharma Inc. in connection with its underwritten public offering of units for aggregate gross proceeds of $11.5 million

  • Alithya Group Inc.

    Alithya Group Inc., in its going public transaction by way of a business combination with Edgewater Technology, Inc. and completion of a $52.8 million concurrent private placement

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